Welcome to Manhattan Shakes!
We are back from hiatus!
The little Manhattan Shakes elves have been hard at work for the last few months and we’ve got a lot of exciting things going on. And while we’re not quite ready to unveil everything, here’s a taste of a few things the elves have been up to!
Palestine has been rescheduled!! - Shakespeare For A New World: The Palestinian Voice
Our dates for the Fall have been officially confirmed. We are very excited! More information to follow! Click Here
MSP's signature 90 min All-Female FREE summer production is back with our first comedy: Twelfth Night. Showing at a park near you! Read the News-Record article on our very own Artistic Director Sarah Eismann!
- May 30: open dress rehearsal, May 31, June 1, 2, 6, 7, 8, 9 - 6:00pm - Central Park, Summit Rock
- June 13, 14 - 6:00pm - Harlem, St. Nicholas Park
- June 21, 22, 23 - 6:00pm - Brooklyn, Prospect Park, Music Pagoda
- June 27, 28, 29, 30 - 6:00pm - Brooklyn, Sunset Park
RAIN POLICY - Manhattan Shakes does not cancel any Shakespeare in the ParkS performance before the actual show time, and we perform in all weather unless it becomes dangerous. Bring a poncho!
New Works Production
Our Literary Manager and Resident Director, Reesa Graham is busily choosing this year’s script for our Fall New Works Production. She’s been reading through lots of creative and thoughtful submissions from the nations emerging female voices. Check back soon for more info!
And most exciting of all!!
Manhattan Shakes is getting a facelift!!
Look for everything to go live in May; new people, new website, new logo.
New Look. Same Attitude.
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Thank you so much!
The MSP team
Sarah Eismann, Reesa Graham, Sarah Bowles