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Colorado Shakespeare Festival

Unfortunately, we are postponing this season until summer 2021 as part of the CU Boulder campus response related to COVID-19. We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your patience as we navigate this unprecedented situation. For more information: CU Presents public health update

Season tickets for the 2021 summer season will go on sale at 10 a.m. on Oct. 26, 2020.
Single tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. on Nov. 30, 2020.

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Colorado Shakespeare Festival 2020 season View all events

A Midsummer Night's Dream [postponed]

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Jun 5-Aug 9, 2020

A Midsummer Night's Dream [postponed]

By William Shakespeare

Unfortunately, we are postponing this production until summer 2021 as part of the CU Boulder campus response related to COVID-19. We apologize for any...

All's Well That Ends Well [postponed]

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Jun 19-Aug 8, 2020

All's Well That Ends Well [postponed]

By William Shakespeare

Unfortunately, we are postponing this production until summer 2021 as part of the CU Boulder campus response related to COVID-19. We apologize for any...

The Odyssey [postponed]

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Jul 3-Aug 8, 2020

The Odyssey [postponed]

By Homer, adapted by Mary Zimmerman

Unfortunately, we are postponing this production until summer 2021 as part of the CU Boulder campus response related to COVID-19. We apologize for any...

Coriolanus [postponed]

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Jul 17-Aug 9, 2020

Coriolanus [postponed]

By William Shakespeare

Unfortunately, we are postponing this production until summer 2021 as part of the CU Boulder campus response related to COVID-19. We apologize for any...

Pericles [postponed]

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Aug 2, 2020

Pericles [postponed]

By William Shakespeare

Unfortunately, we are postponing this production until summer 2021 as part of the CU Boulder campus response related to COVID-19. We apologize for any...

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