The Vortex Theatre Presents Shakespeare on the Plaza
To be or not to be? Definitely be there!
From June 19 through July 13, the City of Albuquerque welcomes everyone to experience Shakespeare on the Plaza. The Vortex Theatre will present multiple showings of two of William Shakespeare's most celebrated plays: Romeo and Juliet and A Midsummer Night's Dream.
All shows begin at 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, 6/19: Romeo and Juliet Preview Performance
Friday, 6/20 - Sunday, 6/22: Romeo and Juliet
Wednesday, 6/25: A Midsummer Night's Dream Preview Performance
Thursday, 6/26 and Friday, 6/27: A Midsummer Night's Dream
Saturday, 6/28: Romeo and Juliet
Sunday, 6/29: A Midsummer Night's Dream
Thursday, 7/3: Romeo and Juliet "Teen Night"
Friday, 7/4 and Saturday, 7/5: A Midsummer Night's Dream
Sunday, 7/6: Romeo and Juliet
Thursday 7/10 A Midsummer Night's Dream (ASL interpretation)
Saturday 7/12: Romeo and Juliet (ASL interpretation)
Sunday, 7/13: A Midsummer Night's Dream
*Special "Teen Night" performance July 3rd will admit teens to Romeo and Juliet free of charge. Teens must show proof that they are between the ages of 13 and 19 to enter for free.
Sign Language Interpretation: For our members of the Deaf Community, we will be offering ASL interpretation of each show. On July 10th there will be interpretation of Midsummer Nights Dream. And Romeo and Juliet on July 12th.
$15 ($10 for students) Friday-Sunday and
$10 ($5 for students) Thursday.
*Special shows will feature at least one interpreter for guests with hearing impairments.
As part of the festival, the Vortex Youth Company will also perform The Taming of the Shrew at branch libraries and elsewhere (dates and venues to be announced).