Frequently Asked Questions
For your convenience, below are answers to the questions we receive most frequently. 


How much are tickets?
We do not sell tickets for Shakespeare on the Green. It is created as an admission-free event. We do however, ask for a $10-$20 minimum goodwill donation at the door to offset the costs associated with creating the event and to help keep it accessible for everyone year after year.

When does the performance begin?

The play will start at 8:00 PM, but events and activities start as early as 6:00 PM. 
Click HERE for the full list of activities. 

How long is the play?
The performance runs roughly two and a half hours. Between Acts in each play there is one fifteen minute intermission (included in the two and a half hours). 

Where can I park?
Parking is available all over UNO's campus, unless marked as otherwise. Arrive early for the best spots or become a bard for reserved parking!

Are there Souvenirs/Concessions?
Yes.  Towne Square, located near the entrance to the park, offers dinner options and an assortment of ShakesGear for purchase.
When should I arrive? 
We recommend arriving early to get better parking, pick your spot on the green, and take part in the full On The Green Experience. You may also lay out blankets prior to arrival for the performance as early as 12:00 PM.

What should I bring?
We recommend bringing a blanket or chairs, bug spray, taking advantage of our food vendors, or packing a picnic! Click HERE for our Menu

Can I bring alcohol? 
Yes. While alcohol is not sold by Nebraska Shakespeare, audience members (of legal drinking age) are permitted to bring wine or beer to the event.

Bug Spray? Are there Bugs?
We utilize an eco-friendly bug spray throughout the park prior to each week of performances, but still recommend bringing some for personal use.

Can I bring children? 
Shakespeare On The Green is intended to be family (and pet) friendly, including interactive activities for children prior to performances. Children under the age of 12 should be accompanied by an adult at all times.