The Winter's Tale

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  • 7/24/21
  • 7:30 p.m. to 10p.m. -
  • Free
  • All Ages
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Event Description

Free Shakespeare returns to Iowa City with The Winter's Tale, directed by Adam Knight and featuring a cast of twelve!

“It is required you do awake your faith…”

Considered one of Shakespeare's greatest plays, The Winter’s Tale is a story of rebirth and redemption, pivoting from comedy to tragedy and back again. Two kingdoms bonded in friendship, riven by jealousy. King Leontes rules the cold halls of Sicilia with an increasingly tyrannical bent. Can the whitsuntide feasts of Bohemia and the promise of a new generation bring about the healing so desperately needed? Time will tell.

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Tickets: FREE

Location: Riverside Festival Stage in Lower City Park

Performances:

Thursday, July 15 @ 7:30pm

Friday, July 16 @ 7:30pm

Saturday, July 17 @ 7:30pm

Sunday, July 18 @ 7:30pm

Thursday, July 22 @ 7:30pm

Friday, July 23 @ 7:30pm

Saturday, July 24 @ 7:30pm

Sunday, July 25 @ 7:30pm 

No reservation required. Seats available first-come, first-serve evening of show. Green show begins at 7:00pm.