Locations / Schedule

Shakespeare by the Sea’s 2018 Performance Schedule

Point FerminSan Pedro: Point Fermin Park
807 Paseo del Mar,
San Pedro, CA 90731

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June 14, 15, 16, 28, 30, July 6, August 18 at 8pm: Comedy
June 21, 22, 23, 29, July 5, 7 August 17 at 8pm: Drama

Very Chilly – right on the ocean. Bench seating available, or set up chairs or blankets on the side.

It costs $7,210 per performance – for San Pedro, that’s a total of $100,940.   

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Rancho Palos Verdes: Hesse Park
29301 Hawthorne Blvd,
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
Rancho Palos Verdes

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Sunday, July 9 at 7pm: TBD

Huge grassy field with bowl-like corner where audience can place seats – low chairs best for areas with rise. Blankets a must. Starts out warm/hot, but marine layer floats in by intermission – layers of warm clothing a must.

It costs $7,210 per performance – for Hesse Park, that’s a total of $7,210.   
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Valley Park, Hermosa BeachHermosa Beach: Valley Park
Valley & Gould,
Hermosa Beach, CA 90254

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Wednesday, July 11 at 7pm: Drama
Thursday, July 12 at 7pm: Comedy

Very steep hill – low beach chairs, and blankets are best. Gets a little damp and chilly. You have to park in the surrounding neighborhood and walk in.

It costs $7,210 per performance – for Hermosa Beach, that’s a total of $14,420.   

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Friday, July 13 - TBD
Saturday, July 14 - TBD
Sunday, July 15 - TBD
Wednesday, July 18 - TBD

South PasadenaSouth Pasadena: Garfield Park
1000 Park Ave.,
South Pasadena, CA 91030

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Thursday, July 19 at 7pm: Drama

Flat grassy area. Blankets and low chairs are best. Check local weather. Sometimes hot in beginning, but chilly by end.

It costs $7,210 per performance – for South Pasadena, that’s a total of $7,210.   

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Marine Mammal Care CenterSan Pedro: Marine
Mammal Care Center at
Fort MacArthur
3601 S Gaffey St #8,
San Pedro, CA 90731

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Here’s more details:
Take the 110 Fwy south until it ends.
Turn left, heading south on Gaffey St.
Turn right at 3nds St (Barlow Saxton Rd) and the entrance to John Olguin High School
Follow the road up the hill, then back down to Leavenworth, and make a right at the Military Museum.
Turn right after the Angel’s Gate High School portable units – park where space is available.

Friday, July 20 at 7pm: TBD

Flat concrete area, so bring something to sit on. It’s close to the ocean so will be chilly, so bring/wear layers.

It costs $7,210 per performance – for the Marine Mammal Care Center, that’s a total of $7,210.  

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Cesar Chavez Park - Long BeachLong Beach: Cesar Chavez Park
401 Golden Ave,
Long Beach, CA 90802

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Saturday, July 21 at 7pm: Drama
Sunday, July 22 at 7pm: Comedy

It costs $7210 per performance – for Long Beach, that’s a total of $14,420.

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Wednesday, July 25 - TBD

Birch Park, Santa AnaSanta Ana: Birch Park
210 N. Birch Street,
Santa Ana, CA 92701

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Thursday, July 26 at 7pm: TBD

Flat grassy area next to Senior Center. Beach chairs and blankets work well. Warm layers recommended. Limited street parking. Parking also available in structure across the street.

It costs $7,210 per performance – for Santa Ana, that’s a total of $7,210.

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Wilson Park, TorranceTorrance: Wilson Park
2200 Crenshaw Blvd,
Torrance, CA 90501

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Friday, July 27 at 7pm: Drama
Saturday, July 28 at 7pm: Comedy

Open grassy area by the gazebo – come early to get close. Greek Amphitheatre. Sloped lawn gets steeper the further you get from the playing space. Low beach chairs or blankets work best. Warm layered clothing recommended.

It costs $7,210 per performance – for Torrance, that’s a total of $14,420.

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Sunday, July 29 - TBD
Wednesday, August 1 - TBD

South PasadenaSouth Pasadena: Garfield Park
1000 Park Ave.,
South Pasadena, CA 91030

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Thursday, August 2 at 7pm: Comedy

Flat grassy area. Blankets and low chairs are best. Check local weather. Sometimes hot in beginning, but chilly by end.

It costs $7,210 per performance – for South Pasadena, that’s a total of $7,210.   

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Friday, August 3 - TBD

Encino - Los Encinos State Historic ParkEncino: Los Encinos State Historic Park
16756 Moorpark St,
Encino, CA 91436

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Saturday, August 4 at 7pm: TBD

Large grassy area with slight grade north side of historic Adobe. Blankets and beach chairs should work great. Check local weather. Should be hot in beginning then cool by end. Street parking in neighborhood. Come early and tour historic buildings.

It costs $7,210 per performance – for Los Encinos State Historic Park, that’s a total of $7,210.   

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Seal Beach - Eisenhower ParkSeal Beach:
Eisenhower Park
The Pier, Main & Ocean Ave, Seal Beach, CA 90740

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Sunday, August 5 at 7pm: TBD

Flat grassy area adjacent to the pier. Bring your own blankets and chairs. Warm layers recommended.

It costs $7,210 per performance – for Seal Beach, that’s a total of $7,210.

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Aliso  ViejoAliso Viejo:
Soka University’s
Campus Green
1 University Drive,
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

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Wednesday, August 8 at 7pm: TBD

Flat grassy area in the center of the Campus – gorgeous views and facilities.
It costs $7210 per performance – for Aliso Viejo, that’s a total of $7,210.

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Thursday, August 9 - TBD

Manhattan Beach: Polliwog Park
1601 Manhattan Beach Blvd.,
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266 Polliwog Park, Manhattan Beach

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Friday, August 10 at 7pm: Drama
Saturday, August 11 at 7pm: Comedy

Chairs are fine – low Beach chairs are nicest for those behind you. Also chilly and tends to get a little damp. Greek Amphitheater type venue in center of park – not visible from the street. You have to park a little ways away and walk in.

It costs $7,210 per performance – for Manhattan Beach, that’s a total of $14,420.  

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Laguna NiguelLaguna Niguel:
Crown Valley Park
29751 Crown Valley Pkwy, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

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Sunday, August 12 at 7pm: TBD

Steep Amphitheater bowl – all grass. Blankets and low chairs best. Gets a little chilly by the end of the show. Come early – it gets packed. Parking available in adjacent lot.

It costs $7,210 per performance – for Laguna Niguel, that’s a total of $7,210.

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Wednesday, August 15 - TBD
Thursday, August 16 - TBD

Point FerminSan Pedro: Point Fermin Park
(also included
in first listing)
807 Paseo del Mar,
San Pedro, CA 90731

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Friday, August 17 at 8pm: Drama
Saturday, August 18 at 8pm: Comedy

Very Chilly – right on the ocean. Bench seating available, or set up chairs or blankets on the side.


12/10/17