• University of Saint Joseph Bruyette Athenaeum (map)
  • 1678 Asylum Avenue
  • West Hartford, CT, 06117
  • United States

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, and cool treats 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.

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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".