• SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK 2019 SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK 2019 Our 31st season of FREE Shakespeare in the Park! Get ready for another summer full of family fun and FREE theater in the great outdoors in Seattle-area parks. GreenStage celebrates its 31st season with Shakespeare in the Park plays Henry IV, part 2 and The Taming of the Shrew, and Backyard Bard shows The Merry Wives of Windsor and Measure For Measure. The season runs July 12–August 17, 2019.   The ...
  • Seattle Outdoor Theater Festival 2019 Seattle Outdoor Theater Festival 2019The 19th annual Seattle Outdoor Theater Festival will be held July 13-14, 2019 at Volunteer Park. FREE! donations accepted SOTF began in 2001 when GreenStage, Theater Schmeater, and Seattle Shakespeare’s Wooden O joined forces to bring a full weekend of live theatre to Volunteer Park in Seattle. Since then the festival has grown to include three stages and eighteen ...
  • 2019 GreenStage Shakespeare Summer Camps 2019 GreenStage Shakespeare Summer Camps Shakespeare Summer Camps for kids ages 5-16 GreenStage’s theatre camps take each student on a personal journey through the world of Shakespeare. Their natural imaginations will be embraced and nurtured as their ability to focus and work as a team increases. Each week-long camp ends with a free performance (picnic recommended) in the parks for family ...

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Informal reading: Hamlet

Our monthly series of informal readings of Shakespeare plays will continue in June with Hamlet. We’ll meet at Hattie’s Hat in Ballard for a reading to begin at 6 p.m. Sunday, June 6.... Read More

GreenStage garage sale May 18

Have you ever wanted to own a fantastic Shakespeare in the Park artifact like Hamlet’s doublet, Desdemona’s misplaced hanky, or Lear’s royal robes? You just might be able to find a gem at... Read More

GiveBIG to GreenStage

GiveBIG, the Seattle area’s annual extravaganza of community philanthropy, is under way! The day of giving is May 8, but you can submit your contributions any time between now and midnight on that... Read More

Reading Titus Andronicus May 12

Our series of informal readings of Shakespeare’s plays will continue Sunday, May 12 with a reading of Titus Andronicus. We’ll begin at 6 p.m. at Hattie’s Hat in Ballard. Many of us will... Read More

Reading The Tempest April 14

Our series of informal monthly play readings continues at 6 p.m. Sunday, April 14 with The Tempest! We’ll be gathering at Hattie’s Hat in Ballard. Bring your own script and join in the... Read More

Ides of March event canceled

Friends, we’ve had to cancel our planned Ides of March fundraiser because of logistical challenges. The event was scheduled for March 15. If you’d like to contribute to our 2019 season, our donate... Read More