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2017 Winter Shakespeare

Romeo and Juliet

Fall in love with the story you know so well, all over again! Directed by Santiago Sosa, Nashville Shakespeare Festival’s production will transport you to a unique, imagined world that fuses Verona of the 1590s with the American pop culture of the 1990s, complete with a 1990s-inspired score played live on Renaissance instruments. Rediscover Shakespeare’s story of a city torn apart by hate, where young love may be the only hope for peace.


Public Performances

January 5 - 29, 2017

School Matinees

January 4 - 27, 2017

Performances at Belmont University's Troutt Theater


Public Performances

January 5-29, 2017 at Belmont University's Troutt Theater

Thursdays thru Saturdays 7:30 p.m. / Sundays 2:30 p.m.

Treat yourself, your friends, and your family like royalty this year and give someone a one-of-a-kind Shakespearean gift with the Winter Shakespeare Royal Package!

Sign Language-Interpreted Performance: Saturday Jan 21


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Tickets may also be purchased by calling our Ticket Line (Public shows only. For school shows, see below)

(615) 852-6732

School Matinees January 4-27, 2017

Tuesdays - Fridays at 10:00 am.

For more information and booking, email

Before your students come to see one of the matinees, book a pre-production in-class workshop. More info.

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This production is funded in part by the Metro Nashville Arts Commission and the Tennessee Arts Commission.

2017 Season Sponsors:

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2017 Winter Shakespeare Sponsors:

  Coomunity Foundation of Middle Tennessee

Education Sponsor:

Advance Financial Foundation


2017 Media Sponsors:

Xfinity Nashville Scene

WhiteHardt Inc

Jive A Printworks Studio
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  Advance At the Door
Adult $28 $31
Senior $25 $28
Student $16 $19
Adult Group (10+) $24 $27
Royal Package $100 N/A
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