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2022 Performance Schedule

Saturday, April 9 – 2:00PM
Seneca Park, due to cold moved to:
Waldorf School of Louisville, 3110 Rock Creek Dr., Louisville, KY 40207

Sponsored by Louisville Metro Council

Sunday, April 10 – 2:00PM
Robsion Park

1 Robsion Park, Lyndon, KY 40222
Sponsored by the City of Lyndon, Brent Hagan, Mayor
Backup Rain Space: Lyndon City Hall, 515 Wood Rd, Louisville, KY 40222

Sunday, April 10 – 6:30PM
Iroquois Park
1080 Amphitheater Rd, Louisville, KY 40214

Sponsored by Councilman Mark Fox, District 13, Councilman Kevin Triplett, District 15, Councilwoman Nicole George, District 21, Councilwoman Amy Holton Stewart, District 25
Backup Rain Space: On stage at Iroquois Amphitheater

Saturday, April 16 – 2:00PM
Shelby Park

600 East Oak Street, Louisville, KY 40203
Sponsored by Council President/Councilman David James, District 6
Backup Rain Space: AMPED, 600 E. Oak St., Louisville, KY 40203

Saturday, April 16 – 6:30PM
The Floyd County Library

180 W Spring St, New Albany, IN 47150
Sponsored by The Floyd County Library and Arts Alliance of Southern Indiana
Backup Rain Space: Inside Floyd County Library

Thursday, April 21 – 6:30PM
Highview Park
7201 Outer Loop, Louisville, KY 40228
Sponsored by Councilman James Peden, District 23
Backup Rain Space: Jefferson County Government Center, 7201 Outer Loop #129, Louisville, KY 40228

Friday, April 22 – 6:30PM
South Central Park
2400 Colorado Ave, Louisville, KY 40208
Sponsored by Council President/Councilman David James, District 6
Backup Rain Space: South Louisville Community Center, 2911 Taylor Blvd, Louisville, KY 40208

Saturday, April 23 – 2:00PM
Long Run Park

Long Run Park Road, Louisville, KY 40245
Sponsored by Councilman Anthony Piagentini, District 19
Backup Rain Space: TBD

Saturday, April 23 – 6:30PM
Bicentennial Park

118 E Spring St, New Albany, IN 47150
Sponsored by the City of New Albany, Jeff Gahan, Mayor, and the Arts Alliance of Southern Indiana
Backup Rain Space: Inside Floyd County Library, 180 W Spring St, New Albany, IN 47150

Sunday, April 24 – 2:00PM
The Maples Park
6826 W State Hwy 22, Crestwood, KY 40014
Sponsored by the City of Crestwood, Jim Kramer Mayor
Backup Rain Space: Dennis Deibel Barn, 6826 W State Hwy 22, Crestwood, KY 40014

Sunday, April 24 – 6:30PM
Hounz Lane Park

2300 Hounz Lane, Louisville, KY 40223
Sponsored by Councilman Markus Winkler, District 17
Backup Rain Space: Westport Road Baptist Church, 9705 Westport Rd, Louisville, KY 40241

Thursday, April 28 – 6:30PM
Veterans Memorial Park, Jeffersontown, KY
10707 Taylorsville Road, Jeffersontown, KY 40299
Sponsored by Mayor Bill Dieruf and the Jeffersontown City Council
Backup Rain Space: The Jeffersonian, 10617 Taylorsville Rd, Jeffersontown, KY 40299

Friday, April 29 – 6:30PM (5:30PM CT)
SOKY Marketplace Amphitheater
636 Center Street, Bowling Green, KY 42101

Sponsored by Fountain Square Players
Backup Rain Space: Same

Saturday, April 30 – 2:00PM
Gateway Park

500 Little League Blvd., Clarksville, IN 47129
Sponsored by Clarksville Parks and Recreation and the Arts Alliance of Southern Indiana
Backup Rain Space: Clarksville Middle School, 101 E Ettels Ln, Clarksville, IN 47129

Saturday, April 30 – 6:30PM
Wilkerson Park
131 E. Utica Street, Sellersburg, IN 47172
Sponsored by the Town of Sellersburg Town Council and the Arts Alliance of Southern Indiana
Backup Rain Space: Same

Sunday, May 1 – 2:00PM
St. Matthews City Hall
3941 Grandview Ave, Louisville, KY 40207

Sponsored by the City of St. Matthews, Richard J. Tonini, Mayor
Backup Rain Space: St. Matthews-Eline Branch Library, 3940 Grandview Ave, Louisville, KY 40207

Sunday, May 1 – 6:30PM
Sun Valley Park

6616 Ashby Lane, Louisville, KY 40272
Sponsored by Councilwoman Cindi Fowler, District 14
Backup Rain Space: Sun Valley Community Center, 6505 Bethany Ln, Valley Station, KY 40272

Thursday, May 5 – 6:30PM
Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park

2995 Lincoln Farm Road, Hodgenville, KY 42748
Sponsored by Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park
Backup Rain Space: TBD

Friday, May 6 – 6:30PM
NoCo Depot
701 Michigan Ave, Jeffersonville, IN 47130
Sponsored by the City of Jeffersonville, Mike Moore, Mayor, Jeffersonville Public Art Commission, and Arts Alliance of Southern Indiana
Backup Rain Space: NoCo Arts Center, 628 Michigan Ave, Jeffersonville, IN 47130

Sunday, May 8 – 2:00PM
Broad Run Park, The Parklands

1551 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40291
Sponsored by Councilman Stuart Benson, District 20 and Councilman Robin Engel, District 22
Backup Rain Space: Same location – under pavilion

Sunday, May 8 – 6:30PM
Norton Commons Amphitheater
10920 Meeting St, Prospect, KY 40059
Sponsored by Norton Commons
Backup Rain Space: Norton Commons YMCA, 11000 Brownsboro Rd, Prospect, KY 40059

Wednesday, May 11 – 6:30PM
Tyler Park
1501 Castlewood Avenue, Louisville, KY 40204
Sponsored by Councilwoman Cassie Chambers Armstrong, District 8
Backup Rain Space: Tyler Park Tunnel

Thursday, May 12 – 6:30PM
Jack Elstro Plaza

47 North 6th Street, Richmond, IN 47374
Sponsored by Richmond Shakespeare Festival
Backup Rain Space: TBD

Friday, May 13 – 6:30PM
Shively Park

1902 Park Road, Shively, KY 40216
Sponsored by Shively Councilwoman Tiffany Burton-McBroom
Backup Rain Space: The Heritage (Shively Community Center), 1901 Park Rd, Shively, KY 40216

Saturday, May 14 – 2:00PM
Petersburg Park
5008 E Indian Trail, Louisville, KY 40218
Sponsored by Councilwoman Barbara Shanklin, District 2
Backup Rain Space: Newburg Community Center, 4810 Exeter Ave, Louisville, KY 40218

Saturday, May 14 – 6:30PM
Bicentennial Park
213 E Chestnut St, Corydon, IN 47112
Sponsored by Harrison County Public Library and the Arts Alliance of Southern Indiana
Backup Rain Space: Corydon Central High School, 375 Country Club Rd SE, Corydon, IN 47112

Sunday, May 15 – 2:00PM
Riverview Park
8202 Greenwood Road, Louisville, KY 40258
Sponsored by Councilman Rick Blackwell, District 12
Backup Rain Space: Pleasure Ridge Park High School, 5901 Greenwood Rd, Louisville, KY 40258

Sunday, May 15 – 6:30PM
Story Avenue Park
1519 Story Avenue, Louisville, KY 40206
Sponsored by Louisville Metro Council and White Clay
Backup Rain Space: The Pointe, 1205 E Washington St, Louisville, KY 40206

Wednesday, May 18 – 6:30PM
Farnsley Park
3100 Wedgewood Way, Louisville, KY 40220

Sponsored by Councilman Brent Ackerson, District 26

Thursday, May 19 – 6:30PM
The Amphitheater at Mt. Washington Sports Complex

131 Gardner Way, Mt. Washington, KY 40047
Sponsored by the City of Mt. Washington, Barry Armstrong, Mayor

Friday, May 20 – 6:30PM
Chapel Lake Park

5801 New Chapel Road, Jeffersonville, IN 47130
Sponsored by the Arts Alliance of Southern Indiana

Saturday, May 21 – 2:00PM
Victory Park

1051 S. 23rd Street, Louisville, KY 40210
Sponsored by Councilman Jecorey Arthur, District 4
Backup Rain Space: California Community Center, 1600 St Catherine St, Louisville, KY 40210

Saturday, May 21 – 6:30PM
Joe Creason Park
1297 Trevilian Way, Louisville, KY 40213
Sponsored by Councilman Patrick Mulvihill, District 10

Sunday, May 22 – 2:00PM
Windy Hills Green

Highway 42 and Rudy Lane, Louisville, KY 40207
Sponsored by Councilwoman Paula McCraney, District 7

Sunday, May 22 – 6:30PM
Emerson Park
1100 Sylvia St, Louisville, KY 40217
Sponsored by Councilman Kevin Triplett, District 15

Enjoy a performance of Julius Caesar at your neighborhood park!

THANK YOU 2022 Shakespeare in the Parks Tour Sponsors for making this possible!

 

Interesting in sponsoring a 2023 performance at your neighborhood park? Contact Producing Artistic Director Matt Wallace.

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