Colorado Shakespeare Festival

Shows start on June 8!
2018 Summer Season

2018 Summer Season

A summer of love and ambition under the stars kicks off June 9. Epic love stories, family dramas and laugh-out-loud fun are coming to the Colorado Shakespeare Festival this summer.

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Love's Labour's Lost

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Jun 8-Aug 12, 2018

Love's Labour's Lost

By William Shakespeare
Starting at $20

Start your summer with a frothy, funny celebration of love and learning. In the bucolic Kingdom of Navarre, four attractive young men make a pact to s...

Richard III

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Jun 22-Aug 11, 2018

Richard III

By William Shakespeare
Starting at $20

The Bard’s most murderous, malicious and mesmerizing king comes to the CSF indoor stage for the first time. Richard, Edward IV’s deformed ...

Cyrano de Bergerac

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Jul 6-Aug 11, 2018

Cyrano de Bergerac

By Edmond Rostand
Starting at $20

The inspiration behind the hit film “Roxanne,” Edmond Rostand’s timeless romantic comedy has it all: passion, panache and thrilling ...

You Can't Take It With You

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Jul 20-Aug 12, 2018

You Can't Take It With You

By Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman
Starting at $20

Seize the rare opportunity to see a hit screwball comedy on the professional stage. When Alice brings her boyfriend’s traditional, straight-lace...

Edward III

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Aug 5, 2018

Edward III

By William Shakespeare and Thomas Kyd
Starting at $20

CSF’s beloved ‘Original Practices’ tradition continues with the gripping history play that’s been mired in mystery for hundred...

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May 23, 2018

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