Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival
Another season of free Shakespeare in Griffith Park comes to a close, with two last performances of Twelfth Night.
The 2019 Independent Shakespeare Company presents free Shakespeare in Griffith Park. There will be two plays are performed this summer.
Twelfth Night begins June 29
Pericles begins July 27
Check out our review from a previous season and tips for enjoying the evening.
There is no seating at the venue; bring your own blanket or low-backed lawn chair. It can get pretty chilly in the evenings so you'll want a jacket. Concessions are available for purchase, or you can bring your own picnic.
Parking is free and plentiful, but can be a little confusing. Check the website for directions.
Select dates have pre-show activities:
Players in the Park begin at 5:00pm
Free workshops for families about the play and Shakespeare's language. Participants take a backstage tour, and try out the ISC stage. Dates 2019: July 14, August 10, August 18, and August 25. Reservations Recommended: email@example.com or call (818) 710-6306.
Festival Arts Partners begin at 6:30pm
Invertigo Dance Theatre: July 12, 13, 14, 19, 21
Salon Series begin at 6pm
Discussions about the intersection between Shakespeare and contemporary culture
July 11, July 20, August 8.
SILLY SOCK NIGHT: July 7
FAMILY NIGHT: July 14; August 25
CIVIC ENGAGEMENT NIGHT:July 5, August 2
TWIN NIGHT: July 19
AUDIENCE POTLUCK: July 17, August 15
GREEK GODS NIGHT: August 9
PIRATE NIGHT: August 17
DANDY NIGHT: August 24
Reservations Recommended: firstname.lastname@example.org or call (818) 710-6306
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