Open run Sleep No More 824 reviews
86 Overall Score

A unique award-winning theatrical event: a site-specific Macbeth-meets-Hitchcock performance piece by Britain's Punchdrunk.

Ends Apr 28 Trump Lear 24 reviews
84 Overall Score

From the team behind 'David Carl's Celebrity One-Man Hamlet' comes this new Shakespeare-inspired solo show, with Carl forced to play Drumpf as King Lear—for Drumpf himself!

Open run Drunk Shakespeare 412 reviews
82 Overall Score

An actor drinks heavily (in the vein of Comedy Central's 'Drunk History') and then tries to corral others into enacting a story by the Bard.

Ends May 10 Valor, Agravio y Mujer 15 reviews
82 Overall Score

Repertorio Español's 50th season kicks off with the U.S. premiere of this 17th-century Spanish comedy, a parody of the erotic myth of Don Juan.

Ends Apr 29 King Lear (BAM) 39 reviews
77 Overall Score

BAM's presentation of the RSC production of Shakespeare's great tragedy features Olivier Award-winning actor Sir Antony Sher as the all-too-trusting monarch in the twilight of his sanity.

Previews start Apr 23 Henry V (The Public Theater) 4 reviews
70 Overall Score

The Mobile Unit brings a warring King and his band of brothers to the Public Theater and communities all across New York, with this stripped-down production of William Shakespeare's 'Henry V.'

Previews start May 10 Twelfth Night (Acting Company) 0 reviews
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Tony nominee Maria Aitken ('The 39 Steps') leads alumni of The Acting Company and ensemble members of Delaware's Resident Ensemble Players (REP) in Shakespeare's beloved comedy.

Previews start May 02 The Birds (St Ann's Warehouse) 0 reviews
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Following its world premiere at the Ancient Theater of Epidaurus and in Athens, Greece, this vibrant restaging of Aristophanes’ ancient classic brings two Athenians to the country of the birds. 

Previews start May 29 Othello (The Public Theater) 0 reviews
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Tony winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson returns to Shakespeare in the Park to direct a new production of 'Othello.'

Previews start Apr 22 The People vs. Antigone 0 reviews
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The Seeing Place theater presents this world premiere adaptation of Sophocles's drama, a modern take on the tragic story of a girl facing death for sticking to her moral convictions.

Opens May 03 Britannicus 0 reviews
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The Xoregos Performing Company continues its 2018 season with Jean Racine's classic drama set in Nero's palace in the First Century A.D.