The 2014 Shakespeare In The Park Summer Season will consist of 8 productions totaling 56 performances over 10 weeks.

3 Kentucky Shakespeare Professional Productions

Directed by Matt Wallace
Preview June 11
June 12-22
Directed by Amy Attaway
Preview June 26
June 27-July 6
Directed by Matt Wallace
Preview July 10July 11-13Rotating Repertory Weeks (all 3 productions)July 15-271 Globe Players Student Production


Preview July 30

July 31-August 3


4 Community Partners Productions in Rotating Repertory Over Two Weeks

AS YOU LIKE IT presented by Le Petomane Theatre Ensemble

August 5, 7, 9

PERICLES presented by Walden Theatre

August 6, 8, 10

KING LEAR presented by Savage Rose Classical Theatre

August 13, 15, 17

WOMEN OF WILL presented by Shoestring Productions

August 12, 14, 16


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Dunaway Resigns as Producing Artistic Director of Kentucky Shakespeare

July 16, 2013

Brantley Dunaway has resigned as Producing Artistic Director effective immediately. The Board of Directors will move immediately to identify an Interim Producing Artistic Director and begin the process of selecting a permanent PAD. The stability of this landmark organization is of the utmost importance and every action possible is being taken to address our current situation. We are working with legal counsel to determine our obligations and look forward to doing everything we can to strengthen Kentucky Shakespeare.