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Shakespeare on the Plaza

The Vortex Theater and the City of Albuquerque Present Shakespeare on the Plaza.

 2018 Shakespeare on the Plaza

Shakespeare on the Plaza 2018

Every Thursday - Sunday from June 8 - July 1

Civic Plaza shows starting at 7:45 p.m.

Enjoy a free public theatre program and spend an enchanting evening on Civic Plaza Thursdays - Sundays from June 8 - July 1. The City of Albuquerque and The Vortex Theatre present "As You Like It" and "The Merry Wives of Windsor" this summer. Grab a bite from a local food truck and those of age can enjoy a glass of wine or beer at this family-friendly event. Experience classical theatre as it clashes with the urban cityscape of Downtown Albuquerque.

Additional information about Shakespeare on the Plaza can also be found here.

Schedule

Shows are Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting at 7:45 p.m.

  • Friday, June 8 - As You Like It
  • Saturday, June 9 - Merry Wives of Windsor
  • Sunday, June 10 - As You Like It
  • Thursday, June 14 - As You Like It
  • Friday, June 15 - Merry Wives of Windsor
  • Saturday, June 16 - As You Like It
  • Sunday, June 17 - Merry Wives of Windsor
  • Thursday, June 21 - Merry Wives of Windsor
  • Friday, June 22 - As You Like It
  • Saturday, June 23 - Merry Wives of Windsor
  • Sunday, June 24 - As You Like It
  • Thursday, June 28 - As You Like It
  • Friday, June 29 - Merry Wives of Windsor
  • Saturday, June 30 - As You Like It
  • Sunday, July 1 - Merry Wives of Windsor

Theatre Accommodations

Come experience theatrical lighting, sound and a fully-costumed play of roughly two hours in length. Because seats are limited, feel free to bring your own lawn chairs and enjoy true theatre.

Getting There

Albuquerque Civic Plaza is in the heart of historic Downtown, at 5th Street and Marquette Ave NW between City Hall and the Convention Center. (View Map)

Parking

Paid parking is available in the garage immediately beneath the plaza. Street parking as well as a variety of parking garages are available in the area.(View Map