Join Seattle Shakespeare Company for another summer of Wooden O theater and productions of two of Shakespeare’s most iconic plays – Romeo and Juliet and Twelfth Night. Find a spot in our open-seating amphitheater at Luther Burbank Park, and watch the Bard’s stories come to life in their originally intended setting. All performances are FREE and begin at 7 pm, with a special “doubleheader” performance of both plays beginning at 2 pm on Sunday, August 11.
Twelfth Night | July 11-13 & 18-20; August 8 & 11*
Directed by Mary Machala
Why do fools fall in love?
One of Shakespeare’s greatest comedies, Twelfth Night brims with a lust for life and a longing for love. The intrepid heroine Viola matches wits with vivid and captivating characters who keep sidesplitting antics rolling.
*Please note: The season closes with a special “doubleheader” performance on Sunday, August 11. Wooden O will perform Romeo and Juliet at 2 pm followed by Twelfth Night at 7 pm.
This series is presented by the Mercer Island Arts Council and Mercer Island Parks & Recreation. It is made possible with support from our Title Sponsors Aegis Living Mercer Island and Mercer Island Center for the Arts, as well as 4Culture and Mercer Island Community Fund.