In addition to its programs for students, teachers, and aspiring theatre artists, The Shakespeare Theatre offers many ways for all audience members to "delve deeper" into the world of our plays and to meet the artists who bring them to life.

The Symposium Series

The Symposium Series features lively post-show conversations between actors and audience following select performances of each Main Stage production. See the 2023 Symposium schedule below.

The Rose Tattoo

  • Tuesday, June 6, 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 10, 2:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 17, 2:00 p.m.

And a Nightingale Sang...

  • Tuesday, July 18, 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 22, 2:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 29, 2:00 p.m.

Waiting for Godot

  • Tuesday, September 19, 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, September 23, 2:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, September 30, 2:00 p.m.

A Man for All Seasons

  • Tuesday, October 24, 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 28, 2:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, November 4, 2:00 p.m.

A Midwinter Night's Dream

  • Tuesday, December 12, 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, December 16, 2:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, December 23, 2:00 p.m.

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The Know-the-Show Series

The Know-the-Show Series offers a glimpse behind the scenes through intriguing pre-show talks by directors and members of the production team. The pre-show talk begins an hour before the scheduled performance time. See the 2023 Know-the-Show schedule below.

The Rose Tattoo - Thursday, June 8th

              -Click here for The Rose Tattoo Know-the-Show Guide!

And a Nightingale Sang... - Thursday, July 20th

              -Click here for the And a Nightingale Sang... Know-the-Show Guide!

Waiting for Godot - Thursday, September 21st

A Man for All Seasons - Thursday, October 26th

A Midwinter Night's Dream - Thursday, December 14th

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