The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)

By Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield

Directed by Dustin J. Martin

All 37 plays in 97 minutes! Three madcap men in tights weave their wicked way through all of Shakespeareís comedies, histories, and tragedies in one wild ride that will leave you breathless and helpless with laughter. An irreverent, fast-paced romp through the Bardís plays, THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) was Londonís longest-running comedy.

Produced by Waukesha Civic Theatre at Margaret Brate Bryant Civic Theatre Building, 264 West Main Street, Waukesha

Performances: February 2-18, 2018

Performance Times:
February 2 @ 7:30 PM
February 3 @ 7:30 PM*
February 4 @ 2:00 PM
February 8 @ 9:30 AM
February 9 @ 7:30 PM
February 10 @ 3:30 PM
February 10 @ 7:30 PM
February 11 @ 2:00 PM*
February 16 @ 7:30 PM
February 17 @ 2:00 PM*
February 18 @ 7:30 PM
February 18 @ 2:00 PM

* Pay What You Can Performance

Ticket Prices: Adult: $27.00 Student/Senior/Military: $24.00 Subscriber Rate: $21.00 Group Rate: $21.00 Educational Group Rate: $10.00

Call 262-547-0708 for reservations or more information.

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Auditions will be held on the following days:


Open auditions for the Waukesha Civic Theatreís production of The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare (Abridged) will be held:

Monday, November 6, 2017 starting at 7:00 pm

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 starting at 7:00 pm

Callbacks, if needed, will be on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 7:00 pm

No appointment is necessary. Auditions will be held at the Waukesha Civic Theatre Building at 264 West Main Street, Waukesha. Those auditioning should be prepared to read from the script. If you will not arrive at auditions until 8:30 or later, please contact the theatre so the director can be informed.

William Shakespeare is widely regarded as the greatest playwright in historyóbut his plays are all so long! The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare (abridged) solves that by bringing all 37 plays to life in only 97 minutes! Plus, itís funny!

All roles are open.
The show is written for three male actors.
However, we would like to explore the option of casting a woman in one of the roles, so women are encouraged to audition if interested. The final casting decision will be made based on the options available at auditions.
There are three roles available for men or women.

The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare (Abridged) will run February 2 to 18, 2018, at WCT, including one daytime performance on February 8, so cast and crew need to be available during the day on that day. Dustin J. Martin is directing. For more information, call the Waukesha Civic Theatre Business Office at 262-547-4911.