Shakespeare in the Park

People wait in line to get tickets for Shakespeare in the Park. (credit: CBS 2)

Hundreds Line Up At Central Park To Get Tickets For Shakespeare In The Park

King Lear, starring John Lithgow and Annette Bening, will begin Tuesday night.


Brian Stokes Mitchell (Credit: CBS 2)

Brian Stokes Mitchell Makes Shakespeare In The Park Debut In ‘Much Ado About Nothing’

Brian Stokes Mitchell has enjoyed an illustrious career on Broadway. But the Tony Award winner only made his debut at Shakespeare in the Park this month.


Lily Rabe and Hamish Linklater star in "Much Ado About Nothing." (Credit: The Public Theater)

Shakespeare In The Park Returns With ‘Much Ado About Nothing’

The play, presented by The Public Theater, opened Thursday and runs through July 6 at Central Park’s Delacorte Theater.



The 5 Best Upcoming Theater Events In New York

This summer, why not plan a trip to the theater? Whether you’re looking for comedy, drama or romance, New York City has many great opportunities for summer entertainment – both indoor and outdoor.


Steve Martin performs at Club Nokia in Los Angeles (Photo by Noel Vasquez/Getty Images)

Gotham Gossipist: Steve Martin Brings Bluegrass To Shakespeare In The Park

Famed funny man Steve Martin, will be scoring this year’s Shakespeare in the Park rendition of “As You Like It” for the Public Theater.


Last year's Shakespeare In The Park Gala (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

‘As You Like It’ & ‘Into The Woods’ Picked As 2012 ‘Shakespeare In The Park’ Productions

The Public Theater will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of its Shakespeare in the Park series this summer with a little Bard and a little Sondheim.


Parking Day at Forham University at West 60th Street and Columbus Avenue - New York, NY - Sep 16, 2011 (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

Parking Day Observed With Outdoor Theater At Fordham Manhattan Campus

It’s not exactly Shakespeare in the Park, but they are calling it Shakespeare in the Parking Space.


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There’s plenty to do in the city that never sleeps for both the insomniac and broke young professional.


Shakespeare In The Park – July 11

Did you see Dana Tyler’s story on “Shakespeare in the Park” during CBS 2 HD News This Morning?  For more information, or to check the schedule or buy tickets, click here.

CBS New York–07/31/2010