The Merry Wives of Windsor kicks off 2017 season of Shakespeare in The Park

Posted at 7:48 AM, Jun 22, 2017

The 42nd season of Shakespeare in Delaware Park is officially underway!

The 2017 season features two shows, a comedy and a drama. Both expected to bring a total of 40,000 people out to Shakespeare Hill for a summer of free theatre and quality performances.

The Merry Wives of Windsor runs from Thursday, June 22nd to July 16th, featuring a talented all female cast directed by Eileen Dugan. 

Macbeth will return to the stage from July 27th to August 20th. This audience favorite will be directed by the event's founder and artistic director, Saul Elkin. 

Performances are held every night at 7:30 p.m., except for Mondays.