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Palm Beach Shakespeare Festival

Seabreeze Amphitheater, 750 South A1A, Jupiter, 33477 FL & Commons Park Amphitheater, 11600 Poinciana Blvd., Royal Palm Beach.

 Palm Beach County’s longest-running, summertime cultural tradition returns when The Palm Beach Shakespeare Festival and Palm Beach County Parks & Recreation present the Shakespeare by the Sea XXXIII production of William Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure.”
 
The Shakespeare by the Sea XXXIII production of “Measure for Measure” takes place July 6 – 9 and 13 – 16 at the Seabreeze Amphitheater in Carlin Park, located at 750 South, Florida A1A, Jupiter, FL 33477.
 
The Shakespeare by the Palms III encore production of “Measure for Measure” runs July 20 – 23 at the Commons Park Amphitheater in Commons Park, located at 11600 Poinciana Blvd, Royal Palm Beach, FL 33411.
 
Performances start at 8 p.m. until 10 p.m. with a 15-minute intermission. Gates open at 6:30 p.m. for pre-show entertainment.
 
Visitors are invited to bring a beach chair, blanket, and picnic basket.

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Tickets

Palm Beach Shakespeare Festival is NOT a ticketed event. This event is presented free of charge to everyone, with a suggested $5 donation. Food concessions will be available on-site.

About The Play

The city is plagued by vice, and the Duke has departed on a secret mission, entrusting his minister, Angelo, to govern and maintain order. Angelo takes his role too seriously, and when Claudio is apprehended, Lucio enlists Sister Isabella’s help. However, Isabella is unwilling to meet Angelo’s unreasonable demands for Claudio’s freedom. To resolve the situation and expose Angelo’s double standards, the Duke devises a clever plan.

About The Palm Beach Shakespeare Festival

The Palm Beach Shakespeare Festival is a 501(c)3 professional theater company dedicated to enhancing the accessibility and appreciation for Shakespearean, classic and contemporary theater for all ages and socioeconomic levels.

Parking

Parking for Shakespeare by the Sea is free and located behind the grass seating area and across the street.  Accessible parking is also available with wheelchair access.

Be an Insider

While in Jupiter, be sure to stop and shop at Harbourside Place, you’ll enjoy outstanding food flavors, specialty stores and revel in Intracoastal Waterway views. For even more incredible vistas of The Palm Beaches and Atlantic Ocean, climb atop historic Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse. Take in sights of boats traveling through the inlet, easy-going manatees, and kayakers on the National Wild and Scenic Loxahatchee River.

For more information about the Festival, its history, or its season, please visit www.pbshakespeare.org.

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