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Shakespeare on the Plaza

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 ofcaption:Shakespeare on the Plaza William Shakespeare's most celebrated plays: Romeo and Juliet and A Midsummer Night's Dream.

Performance Schedule,

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.

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*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).

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