Starting at $19
Starting at $19
- Presented by: Colorado Shakespeare Festival
- Venue: Mary Rippon Outdoor Theatre
- Mary Rippon Outdoor Theatre, Boulder, CO 80302
Foolery, sir, does walk about the orb like the sun. It shines everywhere.
Ring in the summer season with an uproarious comedy about thorny love triangles, mistaken identities … and a pair of twins lost at sea. When Viola finds herself shipwrecked and her brother drowned (or so she thinks!), she begins to dress as a man named Cesario. Meanwhile, her twin Sebastian, very much alive and a near spitting image of Viola/Cesario, also makes his way into town with the help of a friendly outlaw. A night of laugh-out-loud revelry, unexpected romance and original live music from Rinde Eckert follows in this play led by one of the Bard’s most iconic heroines.
Since 1958, the Colorado Shakespeare Festival has delighted audiences with professional theatre on the CU Boulder campus. Complete your Colorado summer with Shakespeare under the stars in the historic Mary Rippon Outdoor Theatre—complimentary seatbacks included.
Performance dates and times:
Preview: Friday, June 7, 8 p.m. $15-$50
Opening Night: Saturday, June 8, 8 p.m. $32-$85
Friday, June 14, 8 p.m. $22-$71
Saturday, June 15, 8 p.m. $25-$85
Friday, June 21, 8 p.m. $22-$71
Saturday, June 22, 8 p.m. $22-$71
Friday, June 28, 8 p.m. $22-$71
Saturday, June 29, 8 p.m. $22-$71
Friday, July 12, 8 p.m. $22-$71
Saturday, July 13, 8 p.m. $22-$75
Thursday, July 18, 7 p.m. $19-$75
Sunday, July 21, 7 p.m. $19-$65
Friday, July 26, 8 p.m. $22-$71
Saturday, July 27, 8 p.m. $22-$71
Wednesday, July 31, 7 p.m. $19-$61
Thursday, Aug. 1, 7 p.m. $19-$61
Wednesday, Aug. 7, 7 p.m. $19-$61
Sunday, Aug. 11, 7 p.m. $22-$80
Buying options: Discounts for groups, youth, seniors, students, active military, CU employees and season ticket orders. Learn more
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Music Composer / Feste
Sir Andrew Aguecheek
Isobel Rosie Makin
Sir Toby Belch
Costume Shop Manager
Adam M. Dill
Meghan Anderson Doyle
Assistant Stage Manager
Stacy R. Norwood*
Voice and Text Coach
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