By Shakespeare

Abridged and directed by Optimist's resident Dramaturg ML Cogar, with Stage Management by Melissa L. Wanke.*

Optimist Theatre's Shakespeare in the Park presents "Cymbeline"

An angry king, a wronged princess, young lovers torn apart. Lessons in kindness, forgiveness and the triumph of love. A 'Happily Ever After’ for all ages....

Join Milwaukee's Free Shakespeare in the Park for “Cymbeline,” Shakespeare’s Comedic/Tragic/Romantic tale told in just 90 minutes.

Starring Adam Medina, Brielle Richmond, Fabian Guerrero, Ken Williams,* Libby Amato, Michael Stebbins,* Susie Duecker, and Zachary Woods, with backdrops designed by Founding Artistic Director Ron Scot Fry, inspired by the medieval Book of Kells. (*Member of Actor's Equity Association)

Free Outdoor Performances produced by Optimist Theatre, Inc. at various Milwaukee area locations!

Performances: July 9 - August 13, 2023

Performance Times and Locations:

Sunday, July 9, 2023 at  5:00 PM at Alverno College
Address: 3400 S 43rd St, Milwaukee, WI 53234
Registration Strongly Recommended. Visit: 

Saturday, July 15, 2023 at 4:00 PM at Washington Park
Address: 1859 N 40th St., Milwaukee, WI 53208
Registration Strongly Recommended. Visit:

Sunday, July 16, 2023, at 5:00 PM at Humboldt Park
Address: 3000 S Howell Ave. Milwaukee, WI 53207
Registration Strongly Recommended. Visit: 

Saturday, July 22, 2023 4:00 PM at Kosciuszko Park
2201 S 7th St, Milwaukee, WI 53215
Registration Strongly Recommended. Visit:

Sunday, July 23, 2023. 4:00 PM at Sherman Park
Address: 3000 N Sherman Blvd, Milwaukee, WI 53210
Registration Strongly Recommended. Visit: 

Sunday, July 30, 2023. 5:00 PM at Mitchell Park 
Address: 524 S. Layton Blvd., Milwaukee, WI 53204
Registration Strongly Recommended. Visit:

Saturday, August 5, 2023. 5:00 PM at Forest Home Cemetery
Address: 2405 W Forest Home Ave Milwaukee, WI  53215
Registration Strongly Recommended. Visit:  

:Sunday, August 6, 2023. 5:00 PM at Lincoln Park
Address 1301 W Hampton Ave., Glendale, WI 53209
Registration Strongly Recommended. Visit: 

Saturday, August 12, 2023, 5:00 PM, at Lake Park
Address: 2975 N Lake Park Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53211
Registration Strongly Recommended. Visit:

Sunday, August 13, 2023  5:00 PM at the Marcus Performing Arts Center
Address: 929 N Water St, Milwaukee, WI 53202
Registration Strongly Recommended. Visit:   

Free admission

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