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


Now Playing
William Shakespeare is believed to have been born and died on the same day – April 23rd.

Keep Shakespeare Free! Take a Chance for Derby/Oaks Tickets!

April 30, 2009


Louisville, KY – Kentucky Shakespeare Festival is selling 500 raffle tickets at $50 each to support free Shakespeare in Central Park. First place prize in the raffle will be a clubhouse box for the Kentucky Derby®.

Second place prize will be a clubhouse box to the Kentucky Oaks®. The raffle sale is for a very limited number of chances — 500 in total, and for a very limited period of time. Tickets must be purchased before the drawing on April 1st, to be held at 6:00 PM at Carly Rae’s, 103 W. Oak Street in Old Louisville. The free reception at Carly Rae’s will be from 5:00 PM until 6:30 PM and is open to the public.


Raffle tickets will be sold online up to March 31st, 2009 and in-person up to the drawing on April 1st at 6:00 PM and/or while supplies last.


Raffle tickets may be purchased in-person at the Kentucky Shakespeare Festival offices, 1387 S. Fourth Street, Louisville, KY 40208 between 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM, Monday-Friday. To purchase a raffle ticket online, visit To purchase your raffle tickets over the phone, contact Doug Sumey at (502) 637-4933 ext. 22.


All proceeds benefit Kentucky Shakespeare’s Free Shakespeare Festival in Central Park.


For more information, contact Doug Sumey at (502) 637-4933 ext. 22 or