The Merry Wives of Windsor

The Merry Wives of Windsor

University of Saint Joseph Bruyette Athenaeum (map)

“The Merry Wives of Windsor” is a bawdy and riotous romp that stars one of Shakespeare’s most beloved comic characters. Falstaff, an impoverished knight in search of wealth, sets his sights on two married wealthy women. Little does he know, these “merry wives” have a few tricks up their sleeves.

The Merry Wives of Windsor

The Merry Wives of Windsor

University of Saint Joseph Bruyette Athenaeum (map)

The Greater Hartford Shakespeare Festival performance of The Merry Wives of Windsor begins at 7:30 PM.  The pre-show entertainment begins at 7:00 PM and will feature The Elizabethan Consort. There will also be a Prize Night event at intermission featuring a terrific array of prizes donated by local merchants and arts organizations.

  • Be sure to visit the wonderful Art Gallery at USJ — for free — before each performance and during intermission!

  • You can bring your own picnic and beverages or purchase some snacks at the show!

  • Audience members should bring their own lawn chairs or blankets. Seating is not provided beyond the beautiful grass of the lawn.

  • In case of heavy rain, performances will be held inside the adjacent Hoffman Auditorium.

Click here for more tips on attending!

Tickets: $18 for adults, $12 for students/seniors (plus an additional $2 processing fee per ticket). Available at the door or day of show at the Frances Driscoll Box office.  You may also reserve by calling (860) 231-5555 or clicking here.

Bring your family, your friends, your picnic basket and your sense of adventure for "Shakespeare under the stars".

The Merry Wives of Windsor

The Merry Wives of Windsor

University of Saint Joseph Bruyette Athenaeum (map)

The Greater Hartford Shakespeare Festival performance of The Merry Wives of Windsor begins at 7:30 PM.  The pre-show entertainment begins at 7:00 PM and will feature Ballet Hartford, who will perform Shakespeare inspired dance pieces.  There will also be a Prize Night event at intermission featuring a terrific array of prizes donated by local merchants and arts organizations.

  • Be sure to visit the wonderful Art Gallery at USJ — for free — before each performance and during intermission!

  • You can bring your own picnic and beverages or purchase some snacks at the show! At this performance, delicious delights from the remarkable One Song Biscotti, who handcraft unique flavors of biscotti using only the freshest ingredients, will be available for purchase.

  • Audience members should bring their own lawn chairs or blankets. Seating is not provided beyond the beautiful grass of the lawn.

  • In case of heavy rain, performances will be held inside the adjacent Hoffman Auditorium.

Click here for more tips on attending!

Tickets: $18 for adults, $12 for students/seniors (plus an additional $2 processing fee per ticket). Available at the door or day of show at the Frances Driscoll Box office.  You may also reserve by calling (860) 231-5555 or clicking here.

Bring your family, your friends, your picnic basket and your sense of adventure for "Shakespeare under the stars".

The Merry Wives of Windsor

The Merry Wives of Windsor

University of Saint Joseph Bruyette Athenaeum (map)

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The Greater Hartford Shakespeare Festival performance of The Merry Wives of Windsor begins at 5:30 PM.  The pre-show entertainment begins at 5:00 PM and will feature a lecture by Jacopo della Quercia, an award-winning educator, essayist, and novelist. His Shakespearian-inspired works include "License to Quill" and the his latest "MacTrump," which he co-wrote with Ian Doescher (author of the "William Shakespeare's Star Wars"). Jacopo will discuss how he adapts modern-day pop culture and political satire in such a way that it could have been penned by Shakespeare himself. He will also be signing copies of his various works after his talk and during intermission.

  • Be sure to visit the wonderful Art Gallery at USJ — for free — before each performance and during intermission.

  • You can bring your own picnic and beverages or purchase some snacks at the show! At this performance, delicious delights from Hartford’s Premier Dessert Shop, Capital Ice Cream for purchase.delicious delights from the remarkable One Song Biscotti, who handcraft unique flavors of biscotti using only the freshest ingredients, will be available for purchase.

  • Audience members should bring their own lawn chairs or blankets. Seating is not provided beyond the beautiful grass of the lawn.

  • In case of heavy rain, performances will be held inside the adjacent Hoffman Auditorium.

Click here for more tips on attending!

Tickets: $18 for adults, $12 for students/seniors (plus an additional $2 processing fee per ticket). Available at the door or day of show at the Frances Driscoll Box office.  You may also reserve by calling (860) 231-5555 or clicking here.

Bring your family, your friends, your picnic basket and your sense of adventure for "Shakespeare under the stars".

The Merry Wives of Windsor

The Merry Wives of Windsor

University of Saint Joseph Bruyette Atheneum (map)

The Greater Hartford Shakespeare Festival performance of The Merry Wives of Windsor begins at 7:30 PM.  The pre-show entertainment begins at 7:00 PM and will feature an Arts in the Community Performance by the SeaTea Improv Teen Company, who will improvise and amaze with their comic quickness.

  • Be sure to visit the wonderful Art Gallery at USJ — for free — before each performance and during intermission!

  • You can bring your own picnic and beverages or purchase some snacks at the show!

  • Audience members should bring their own lawn chairs or blankets. Seating is not provided beyond the beautiful grass of the lawn.

  • In case of heavy rain, performances will be held inside the adjacent Hoffman Auditorium.

Click here for more tips on attending!

Tickets: $18 for adults, $12 for students/seniors (plus an additional $2 processing fee per ticket). Available at the door or day of show at the Frances Driscoll Box office.  You may also reserve by calling (860) 231-5555 or clicking here.

Bring your family, your friends, your picnic basket and your sense of adventure for "Shakespeare under the stars".

The Merry Wives of Windsor

The Merry Wives of Windsor

University of Saint Joseph Bruyette Athenaeum (map)

The Greater Hartford Shakespeare Festival performance of The Merry Wives of Windsor begins at 7:30 PM.  The pre-show entertainment begins at 7:00 PM and will feature The Elizabethan Consort. There will also be a Prize Night event at intermission featuring a terrific array of prizes donated by local merchants and arts organizations.

  • Be sure to visit the wonderful Art Gallery at USJ — for free — before each performance and during intermission!

  • You can bring your own picnic and beverages or purchase some snacks at the show!

  • Audience members should bring their own lawn chairs or blankets. Seating is not provided beyond the beautiful grass of the lawn.

  • In case of heavy rain, performances will be held inside the adjacent Hoffman Auditorium.

Click here for more tips on attending!

Tickets: $18 for adults, $12 for students/seniors (plus an additional $2 processing fee per ticket). Available at the door or day of show at the Frances Driscoll Box office.  You may also reserve by calling (860) 231-5555 or clicking here.

Bring your family, your friends, your picnic basket and your sense of adventure for "Shakespeare under the stars".

The Merry Wives of Windsor

The Merry Wives of Windsor

University of Saint Joseph Bruyette Athenaeum (map)

The Greater Hartford Shakespeare Festival performance of The Merry Wives of Windsor begins at 7:30 PM.  The pre-show entertainment begins at 7:00 PM and will feature Ballet Hartford, who will perform Shakespeare inspired dance pieces.  There will also be a Prize Night event at intermission featuring a terrific array of prizes donated by local merchants and arts organizations.

  • Be sure to visit the wonderful Art Gallery at USJ — for free — before each performance and during intermission!

  • You can bring your own picnic and beverages or purchase some snacks at the show! At this performance, delicious delights from the remarkable One Song Biscotti, who handcraft unique flavors of biscotti using only the freshest ingredients, will be available for purchase.

  • Audience members should bring their own lawn chairs or blankets. Seating is not provided beyond the beautiful grass of the lawn.

  • In case of heavy rain, performances will be held inside the adjacent Hoffman Auditorium.

Click here for more tips on attending!

Tickets: $18 for adults, $12 for students/seniors (plus an additional $2 processing fee per ticket). Available at the door or day of show at the Frances Driscoll Box office.  You may also reserve by calling (860) 231-5555 or clicking here.

Bring your family, your friends, your picnic basket and your sense of adventure for "Shakespeare under the stars".

The Merry Wives of Windsor

The Merry Wives of Windsor

University of Saint Joseph Bruyette Athenaeum (map)

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The Greater Hartford Shakespeare Festival performance of The Merry Wives of Windsor begins at 5:30 PM.  The pre-show entertainment begins at 5:00 PM and will feature a lecture from Dr. Milla Riggio, former James J. Goodwin Professor of English at Trinity College, on elements of the play. There will also be a talk back after the performance with the director and members of the cast.

  • Be sure to visit the wonderful Art Gallery at USJ — for free — before each performance and during intermission!

  • You can bring your own picnic and beverages or purchase some snacks at the show! At this performance, delicious delights from the remarkable One Song Biscotti, who handcraft unique flavors of biscotti using only the freshest ingredients, will be available for purchase. This performance will also feature delicious delights from Hartford’s Premier Dessert Shop, Capital Ice Cream for purchase.

  • Audience members should bring their own lawn chairs or blankets. Seating is not provided beyond the beautiful grass of the lawn.

  • In case of heavy rain, performances will be held inside the adjacent Hoffman Auditorium.

Click here for more tips on attending!

Tickets: $18 for adults, $12 for students/seniors (plus an additional $2 processing fee per ticket). Available at the door or day of show at the Frances Driscoll Box office.  You may also reserve by calling (860) 231-5555 or clicking here.

Bring your family, your friends, your picnic basket and your sense of adventure for "Shakespeare under the stars".

The Merry Wives of Windsor

The Merry Wives of Windsor

University of Saint Joseph Bruyette Atheneum (map)

The Greater Hartford Shakespeare Festival performance of The Merry Wives of Windsor begins at 7:30 PM.  The pre-show entertainment begins at 7:00 PM and will feature an Arts in the Community Performance by Hartford Stage’s Breakdancing Shakespeare, who will preview scenes from their upcoming production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream!

  • Be sure to visit the wonderful Art Gallery at USJ — for free — before each performance and during intermission!

  • You can bring your own picnic and beverages or purchase some snacks at the show!

  • Audience members should bring their own lawn chairs or blankets. Seating is not provided beyond the beautiful grass of the lawn.

  • In case of heavy rain, performances will be held inside the adjacent Hoffman Auditorium.

Click here for more tips on attending!

Tickets: $18 for adults, $12 for students/seniors (plus an additional $2 processing fee per ticket). Available at the door or day of show at the Frances Driscoll Box office.  You may also reserve by calling (860) 231-5555 or clicking here.

Bring your family, your friends, your picnic basket and your sense of adventure for "Shakespeare under the stars".

The Merry Wives of Windsor

The Merry Wives of Windsor

University of Saint Joseph Bruyette Athenaeum (map)

The Greater Hartford Shakespeare Festival performance of The Merry Wives of Windsor begins at 7:30 PM.  The pre-show entertainment begins at 7:00 PM and will feature The Elizabethan Consort. There will also be a Prize Night event at intermission featuring a terrific array of prizes donated by local merchants and arts organizations.

  • Be sure to visit the wonderful Art Gallery at USJ — for free — before each performance and during intermission!

  • You can bring your own picnic and beverages or purchase some snacks at the show!

  • Audience members should bring their own lawn chairs or blankets. Seating is not provided beyond the beautiful grass of the lawn.

  • In case of heavy rain, performances will be held inside the adjacent Hoffman Auditorium.

Click here for more tips on attending!

Tickets: $18 for adults, $12 for students/seniors (plus an additional $2 processing fee per ticket). Available at the door or day of show at the Frances Driscoll Box office.  You may also reserve by calling (860) 231-5555 or clicking here.

Bring your family, your friends, your picnic basket and your sense of adventure for "Shakespeare under the stars".

The Merry Wives of Windsor

The Merry Wives of Windsor

University of Saint Joseph Bruyette Athenaeum (map)

The Greater Hartford Shakespeare Festival performance of The Merry Wives of Windsor begins at 7:30 PM.  The pre-show entertainment begins at 7:00 PM and will feature Ballet Hartford, who will perform Shakespeare inspired dance pieces.There will also be a Prize Night event at intermission featuring a terrific array of prizes donated by local merchants and arts organizations.

  • Be sure to visit the wonderful Art Gallery at USJ — for free — before each performance and during intermission!

  • You can bring your own picnic and beverages or purchase some snacks at the show! At this performance, delicious delights from the remarkable One Song Biscotti, who handcraft unique flavors of biscotti using only the freshest ingredients, will be available for purchase.

  • Audience members should bring their own lawn chairs or blankets. Seating is not provided beyond the beautiful grass of the lawn.

  • In case of heavy rain, performances will be held inside the adjacent Hoffman Auditorium.

Click here for more tips on attending!

Tickets: $18 for adults, $12 for students/seniors (plus an additional $2 processing fee per ticket). Available at the door or day of show at the Frances Driscoll Box office.  You may also reserve by calling (860) 231-5555 or clicking here.

Bring your family, your friends, your picnic basket and your sense of adventure for "Shakespeare under the stars".

The Merry Wives of Windsor

The Merry Wives of Windsor

University of Saint Joseph Bruyette Athenaeum (map)

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The Greater Hartford Shakespeare Festival performance of The Merry Wives of Windsor begins at 5:30 PM.  The pre-show entertainment begins at 5:00 PM and will feature a lecture by Robert David, Professor of Theater, The Hartt School, University of Hartford.

  • Be sure to visit the wonderful Art Gallery at USJ — for free — before each performance and during intermission!

  • You can bring your own picnic and beverages or purchase some snacks at the show! At this performance, delicious delights from Hartford’s Premier Dessert Shop, Capital Ice Cream will be available for purchase.

  • Audience members should bring their own lawn chairs or blankets. Seating is not provided beyond the beautiful grass of the lawn.

  • In case of heavy rain, performances will be held inside the adjacent Hoffman Auditorium.

Click here for more tips on attending!

Tickets: $18 for adults, $12 for students/seniors (plus an additional $2 processing fee per ticket). Available at the door or day of show at the Frances Driscoll Box office.  You may also reserve by calling (860) 231-5555 or clicking here.

Bring your family, your friends, your picnic basket and your sense of adventure for "Shakespeare under the stars".