Our 2018 Season:

Shakespeare by the Sea 2018 season

Shakespeare by the Sea – the final two ADMISSION FREE Performances are this Friday 8/17 and Saturday 8/18  – check out the  schedule!
– The Merry Wives of Windsor – it’s mischief and mayhem galore
– The Winter’s Tale – a familial story of love and forgiveness

A perfect evening in Manhattan Beach’s Polliwog Park, Saturday, August 11.

FINAL TWO PERFORMANCES:    We’re returning home to San Pedro for Grand Finale Performances of both shows.  Friday, August 17 at 8pm is our final performance of The Winter’s Tale. Saturday, August 18 at 8pm is the final performance of The Merry Wives of Windsor.

Treat yourself to  Bard’s Box for closing night – it’s a great way to make the evening special.

We’ll be drawing and announcing the Grand Prize Raffle Recipients and will top the season off with our Closing Candlelight Ceremony.

A fabulous crowd met us in Laguna Niguel, Sunday, August 13

We encourage you to come early to watch us set up the set, eat a picnic, and enjoy the open air in one of these fabulously beautiful parks.

Bard’s Box Stageside Dining Packages are the perfect pairing to our performances. Cushioned festival seating, blankets, picnics, bottomless beverages and a dessert bar at intermission – what could be better?  Only 2 nights left: August 17 & 18 at Point Fermin Park in San Pedro. Get Yours Today!

Rancho Palos Verdes - Hesse Park 2018
A beautiful sunset for our first day of tour at Hesse Park in Rancho Palos Verdes, Sunday, July 8, 2018

The Players FundThe Players Fund 

Become a true patron of the arts by offering direct support to our SBTS Artists. A recurring gift of $25/mo (or a full year $300 gift) is all it takes.

Help keep it free, by making a donation to SBTS today! 

Want reserved seating for you and your friends?

Get Your Golden Ticket. Golden Tickets provide reserved space for up to 6 at the performance of your choice.

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Corporate Support

If you manage a business in Southern California, your customers are at our shows and will appreciate your support of Shakespeare by the Sea. Starting at just $250 for Business Card sized ads, the SBTS program is a great way to be included in the festival.

Thank You to This Season’s Sponsors: