Marin Shakespeare Company presents “Love’s Labour’s Lost”
By William Shakespeare / Directed by Rob Clare
Marin Shakespeare Company, Marin County's professional and award-winning outdoor summer Shakespeare festival, concludes its 28th season with Shakespeare’s “Love’s Labour’s Lost.”
Noted British Shakespeare scholar Rob Clare directs Marin Shakespeare’s first production of “Love’s Labour’s Lost.” Set at Oxford, turn the turn of the century, Shakespeare's play of love, light and laughter follows the follies of Ferdinand, King of Navarre and his three chums when they pledge to forsake women in pursuit of their studies.
Audiences are encouraged to bring picnics or purchase snacks at the Theatre Cafe. Warm clothing, jackets and blankets are recommended for evening performances. Parking is free.
Free pre-show and post-show conversations with a company artist or scholar are presented on select performance dates. Shakespeare Dinners are presented at 6:30 p.m. on select Saturdays for an additional $35 for a gourmet picnic and intimate pre-show talk. Wine, beer and soft drinks are available for sale, or bring your own. Shakespeare Dinner reservations are required at least two hours in advance.
Presented Sept. 1 to Sept. 24, 2017.
Preview: 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 1
Opening: 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 2
Performances are 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 4 p.m. Sundays; and 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 3.
Senior Day: 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 10 (Half price tickets for seniors $17)
Family Day: 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 17 (Youth 18 and under admitted free)
Ticket are $37 general; $34 senior; and $12 youth (25 and under). Preview performances are $15 general and seniors; $10 youth. "Pay Your Age" is offered to audience members between the ages of 26 and 34 when purchasing tickets at the Box Office on the day of any performance, with valid identification. Marin Shakespeare Company also offers those 65 and over half-price tickets at Senior Matinees and those ages 18 and under admitted free at Family Matinee performances.
Presented at Forest Meadows Amphitheatre at Dominican University of California, 890 Belle Avenue, San Rafael, CA 94901
For tickets or more information call 415-499-4488 or visit https://www.marinshakespeare.org