Shakes./Classical (14)

Ends Oct 28 Trump Lear 19 reviews
89 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!

Ends Sep 27 Macbeth Muet 22 reviews
89 Overall Score

Part of Soho Playhouse's Fringe Encore Series: This textless, two-actor adaptation of Shakespeare's classic draws on silent cinema and Grand Guignol traditions.

Open run Sleep No More 762 reviews
86 Overall Score

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

Open run Drunk Shakespeare 355 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 Oct 08 Makbet 38 reviews
79 Overall Score

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

Opens Sep 28 As You Like It (Classic Stage ... 69 reviews
76 Overall Score

The Bay Street Theater cast reprise their performances in John Doyle's music-infused production of Shakespeare's pastoral romance at Off-Broadway's Classic Stage Company. Featuring Oscar winner Ellen Burstyn.

Opens Oct 10 Measure for Measure (The Publi... 8 reviews
64 Overall Score

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.

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 Oct 27 Valor, Agravio y Mujer 0 reviews
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Repertorio Español's 50th season begins with the U.S. premiere of this 17th century Spanish comedy, a parody of the erotic myth of Don Juan.

Previews start Oct 21 Tartuffe 0 reviews
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Phoenix Theatre Ensemble presents a new production of Moliere's comic masterwork about religious hypocrisy.

Previews start Nov 02 Pericles: Born in a Tempest 0 reviews
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Hunger & Thirst Theatre and the Guerrilla Shakespeare Project production pares down Shakepseare's sprawling tale, distilling the rarely-produced romance into a heartwarming story of the rejuvenating power of family.

Opens Oct 14 The Sonnets 0 reviews
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The Bridge Production Group presents this original theatre piece that examines the sex industry through Shakespearean text, contemporary music, devised movement, and immersive design.