Shakespeare in the Park: As You Like It
We are aware that there MAY be showers passing through Atlanta again tonight. Watch this space for updates on tonight's Shakespeare in the Park performance. Currently, the performance is going on as scheduled at 7:30 PM. Gates open at 6 PM. Tickets are available for $10 on site!
"All the world's a stage
And all the men and women merely players;
They have their exits and their entrances,
And one man in his time plays many parts,
His acts being seven ages..."
Get Your Park Tickets now!
Kickoff your summer and rediscover Shakespeare in the Park. As You Like It is a brand new production premiering at Shakespeare in the Park! Kick back and relax with Will Shakes on the Piedmont Park lawn for a night of merriment. Several of Shakespeare’s most famous songs will be reimagined into live bluegrass music – the perfect accompaniment to a summer evening! Join us for one of Altanta’s most beloved cultural events, set in Piedmont Park.
Live music will be featured before the show begins most evenings! The band schedule is:
Take a look at our Shakespeare in the Park Tips & Tidbits for important information about rules and guidelines for our Park performances.
Frequently Asked Questions
- What time should I arrive?
The grounds open at 6pm, 90 minutes prior to the 7:30pm performance start. Arriving early will allow you to secure a good spot on the lawn, as well as give you plenty of time to enjoy your picnic and our pre-show musical performances.
- How do I get tickets?
There are several ticket options for Shakespeare in the Park. You can buy tickets right now by clicking on the 'buy tickets' link to the left ($10 for general admission lawn tickets or $250 for a reserved table of 6 with premium seating). There will also be a Ticket Giveaway on Saturday, May 17th. FREE tickets will be distributed at the Piedmont Park Green Market starting at 9am (limited number available). Free tickets will also be available ONLINE starting at 9am on May 17th. Simply go through our ticketing system to purchase a Shakespeare in the Park ticket, and choose the FREE option. Your wristband will be mailed to you. Free tickets are limited to 600 per performance and are expected to run out quickly.
- Where is Shakespeare in the Park Located?
This year, our performances in Piedmont Park will take place on the Upper Green of the Promenade. Take a look at the upper part of this park map to find the Promenade: http://www.piedmontpark.org/visit/park_map.html You will see we are very close to the Sage Parking Facility!
- I got free tickets, but I lost my wristbands. What should I do?
We are unable to replace lost wristbands for free tickets. Wristbands are different colors for each specific night. Only the colored wristbands for a particular evening will be honored on that evening. (Ex: if Wednesday night's color is red, we are not able to honor red wristbands on Friday night.)
- What can I bring with me?
You can bring food and non-alcoholic beverages. Piedmont Park rules stipulate that no glass containers or outside alcohol are allowed, and all bags and coolers will be checked. Please consult the full rules and tips list for further guidelines.