Antony & Cleopatra
The Winter's Tale

August 10 - September 17, 2017

Thursdays through Sundays and Labor Day Monday
at Centennial Park Bandshell
$10 Suggested Donation

Academy Park in Franklin, TN Sept 28 - Oct 1st

Support NSF and enjoy a Royal Experience!

Food & drink vendors open:
Talking Shakespeare with nightly special guest speakers begins:
Preshow entertainment begins:
Performance begins:


For more information on what to expect at the park, click here

Sign Language-Interpreted Performances: 
The Winter's Tale- September 2nd
Antony & Cleopatra- August 19th

To find out what vendors and preshow entertainment will be at each performance, as well as sign language-interpreted performances, check the calendar below:




The Winter's Tale
Directed by Santiago Sosa
Shakespeare's fanciful story will be set in a fairy tale world of contrasting peoples inspired by the diverse South American cultures during the Gran Colombia era and will feature original music.

Centennial Park: August 10-13, 24-25, September 2-4, 7-8, 16-17

Antony & Cleopatra
Directed by David Ian Lee
This taut thriller is a tale of new love in later years as well as a cautionary tale of political brinksmanship in a power struggle that brings war and ruin.

Centennial Park: August 17-20, 26-27, 31 and September 1, 9-10, 14-15

The Cast

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Get to know SITP

Shakespeare in the Park was established in 1988 and continues to offer family-friendly professional productions of Shakespeare's plays on a donation basis


2017 Season Sponsors

2017 Shakespeare in the Park Support

2017 Media Support

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