Shakes./Classical (13)

Ends Sep 30 Trump Lear 18 reviews
90 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 Trump as King Lear—for Trump himself!

Open run Sleep No More 745 reviews
86 Overall Score

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

Previews start Sep 06 Makbet 6 reviews
85 Overall Score

'Macbeth' in a shipping container? Dzieci Theatre presents a ferocious, liberating ceremony, where every performance is totally unique.

Open run Drunk Shakespeare 345 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 Sep 03 Hamlet (Public Theater) 145 reviews
78 Overall Score

Oscar Isaac ('Star Wars: The Force Awakens,' 'Inside Llewyn Davis') returns to The Public for this intimate new production of Shakespeare’s eternal drama.

Opens Aug 25 The Tempest (The Drilling Comp... 0 reviews
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The Drilling Company presents a free outdoor production of Shakespeare's last play.

Previews start Sep 18 Measure for Measure (The Publi... 0 reviews
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Elevator Repair Service, the Obie-winning company behind 'Gatz,' returns to The Public to celebrate their 25th season with a new production of Shakespeare’s dark comedy about vice and hypocrisy.

Previews start Oct 03 Oedipus El Rey 0 reviews
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The Public Theater and the Sol Project present this new take on the classic Greek tragedy, set in South Central LA.

Opens Nov 26 The Winter's Tale (Mobile Shak... 0 reviews
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The Public Theater’s Mobile Unit presents Shakespeare's late romance about the scourge of jealousy and the power of forgiveness.

Opens Sep 01 As You Like It (The Public) 0 reviews
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The Public Theater presents a free outdoor musicalization of Shakespeare's comedy, a dreamlike tale of faithful friends, feuding families, and lovers in disguise.

Previews start Sep 13 As You Like It (Classic Stage ... 0 reviews
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The full Bay Street Theater cast reprise their performances in John Doyle's actor-instrument production of Shakespeare's pastoral romance at off-Broadway's Classic Stage Company.

Previews start Oct 08 Arden/Everywhere 0 reviews
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Baruch Performing Arts Center presents this new exploration of 'As You Like It' that reimagines Shakespeare’s beloved comedy as a story about refugees.

Previews start Sep 08 I Am Antigone (Dream Up 2017) 0 reviews
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Part of Theater for the New City's 2017 Dream Up Festival: This adaptation of Sophocles' drama presents the tale of Antigone from her point of view.