Shakespeare in the Park

48th Season

Summer 2019

at Samuell Grand Park

1500 Tenison Parkway

Dallas, TX 75223

Shakespeare in Love

Adapted for the stage by Lee Hall
Based on the Screenplay by Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard
Directed by Raphael Parry 

Young Will Shakespeare has writer’s block… the deadline for his new play is fast approaching but he’s in desperate need of inspiration. That is, until he finds his muse – Viola. This beautiful young woman is Will’s greatest admirer and will stop at nothing (including breaking the law) to appear in his next play.

June 12, 13, 14 & 15
And June 23- July 21, performing Tuesdays, Saturdays & Sundays
All performances begin at 8:15 pm

As You Like It

Written by William Shakespeare

Directed by Elizabeth Kirkland

In Shakespeare’s comedy filled with cases of mistaken identity, intrigue, and romance, we follow the heroine Rosalind as she flees from persecution in her uncle’s court, accompanied by her cousin Celia, to find safety and eventually, love, in the Forest of Arden. 

June 19, 20, 21, 22
And June 26- July 19, performing Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays
All performances begin at 8:15 pm

Much Ado About Nothing



Written by William Shakespeare

Presented by Junior Players

In collaboration with Shakespeare Dallas, Junior Players will present Much Ado About Nothing. This comedic tale follows Don Pedro and his young soldiers as they return to the mesmerizing Messina Twins’ Circus with a victorious win of the war. The battle of wit ensues as our hero and heroine Benedick and Beatrice reunite. Follow us on the journey of merry fools, strong bonds, and dangerous love. This timeless story unfolds under the spectacular big top in this rural railroad town.

July 30 – August 4th
Samuell-Grand Amphitheatre
All performances begin at 8:15 pm



Join us at Shakespeare in the Park in one of three ways:


  1. As a member, which entitles you to unlimited and early admission, VIP access, and discounted merchandise at the Park this summer and fall along with your additional year-round benefits.
  2. As a lawn pass holder which gives you the benefit of unlimited entry to the Park.
  3. As a single ticket holder.
See you at the Park!