ADK Shakespeare is very pleased to offer spring programming in the Adirondacks for the first time. We have teamed up with Lake Placid Center for the Arts to present a Sunday Shakespeare Series in March and April. Each week, ADK Shakespeare’s company of professional actors will perform fast-paced, lively selections from across the canon. Get to know the Bard a little better this spring!

To reserve tickets for any or all of these performances, call the Lake Placid Center for the Arts Box Office at (518) 523-2512, or register online here.

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The Course of True Love

Sunday, March 16 @ 7:30 pm

Lake Placid Center for the Arts

$5 per ticket

ADK Shakespeare presents this funny, fast-paced, and energetic original play featuring scenes, sonnets, and songs on the theme: “the course of true love never did run smooth.” Two professional actors perform selections from Shakespeare’s greatest plays: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Macbeth, Much Ado About Nothing, Romeo & Juliet, and more. The show runs approximately one hour; performers are available for a talk-back with audience members after the show.

Their Blackest Sins: Shakespeare’s Villains

Sunday, March 23 @ 7:30 pm

Lake Placid Center for the Arts

$5 per ticket

Spend an hour of diabolical fun with the characters we all love to hate. Join Shylock, Iago, Richard the Third, and a host of other evil-doers for an exploration of what makes theater’s most delicious characters tick. Stay after the hour-long program for a talk-back with the cast of professional actors.

He That Plays the King

Selections from The Kingship Cycle

Sunday, March 30 @ 7:30 pm

Lake Placid Center for the Arts

$5 per ticket

Venture “once more unto the breach” with the merry Falstaff, roguish Prince Hal, and their “band of brothers” in this whirlwind journey through England’s tumultuous history. A cast of professional actors performs scenes from ADK Shakespeare’s upcoming Kingship Cycle: Richard II, Henry IV Parts 1 & 2, and Henry V. Fall in love with Shakespeare’s most popular characters, discover the world of these enduring masterpieces, and treat yourself to a sneak peek at these great plays before you catch the full productions this summer.


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