Shakespeare On The Green Nightly Schedule

Dates:
Shakespeare in Love – Summer 2021
A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Summer 2021

Location:
University of Nebraska at Omaha – Young Park
411 ½ North Elmwood Road
Omaha, NE 68132

Parking:
Available on UNO’s campus.

Accessibility:
Nebraska Shakespeare strives to make its facility and performances accessible to all patrons. Learn more by visiting our accessibility page.

Cost:
Admission free events!

Questions? Visit our FAQ page. 


Timeline:
6:00pm
Dinner on the Green

Join our variety of vendors to enjoy food, beverages and converstation on the Green!

Information Booth
Become a Member, learn more about Nebraska Shakespeare, or enter in a raffle to win great prizes such as Handmade Quilts generously donated by the Omaha Quilters Guild and their Helping Hands Committee and a trip for two to Chicago.

Mayflower Mobile Art Gallery (#MaMoGallery)
BFF, formerly known as Benson's First Friday's, unique mobile gallery is created from re-purposed semi-trailer. Come check out work by local artists prior to the performance!

Scholars Forum
Meet the artists and scholars who create our summer productions at Scholars Forums held nightly.

Shakesperience!
Head to the Shakesperience area for interactive activities for kids and kids at heart. Dress up in costumes, battle in a sword fight and more in this interactive space you won't want to miss.

Souvenir Booth
Get your Shakes gear including t-shirts and other favorite items.

6:25pm
Shakespeare On The Page, Winning Sonnets

Hear the winning sonnets from the annual Anne Dittrick Sonnet Writing Contest!


7:00pm
Opening Band

Listen to the sounds of local and national musical artists as they take the main stage to perform.


7:40pm
The Shakespeare Rundown!
Join us for a synopsis by members of the Nebraska Shakespeare acting company - in five minutes or less! All the key points and need-to-know information about the characters and locations performed at break-neck speed. Hear from our celebrity emcee as we prepare to kick-off the nights entertainment.


8:00pm
Start of the 2-hour performance!