Prince George's Shakespeare in the Parks

Enjoy free, entertaining, and accessible productions of the work of the greatest playwright of the English language at parks and arts centers throughout Prince George’s County! Each summer Shakespeare in the Parks tours a professional, family-friendly production of one of Shakespeare’s plays throughout the County, making great theatre available to everyone. Bring your lawn chair or blanket and enjoy a Free performance in your favorite park! For more information call 301-446-3232; TTY 301-699-2544.

Coming Summer 2019

Much Ado About Nothing

Auditions for Much About About Nothing will be Saturday, January 19, 2019, 10 am-6 pm at The Publick Playhouse. Auditioning actors must be 18 years of age or older and should present a monologue from one of Shakespeare's plays. Actors need not be Prince George's County residents to audition. Auditions are by appointment only. To schedule, email Artistic Director Christopher Dwyer at

Production History

  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (2018)
  • As You Like It (2017)
  • Twelfth Night (2016)
  • Romeo and Juliet (2015)
  • The Tempest (2014)