The  Rude  Mechanicals  present  The Riot  of  the  Tipsy Bacchanals,


a  Tedious  Brief  Assembly  of  Wondrous  Hot  Ice  and  Strange Snow:

A  Love  Letter  to Shakespeare


Join us for swordfights and slapstick, tyrants and fools, lovers and madmen, resulting in unfettered shenanigans suitable for one and all. The evening ends with the Rude Mechanicals performing their tour de force tragical comedy Pyramus and Thisbe. Brought to you by Shakespeare Festival veteran performers, and a surprise guest star or two... 


A world premiere

A wild and woolly romp


Performance dates: 

Saturday  August 21

Sunday     August 22

Saturday  August 28

Sunday     August 29 

Saturday  Sept. 4 

Sunday     Sept 5 


All shows begin at 6PM. Doors Open at 5PM. Running time 90 minutes.  No intermission. 

Brevity is the Soul of Wit. 

Capacity limited to 75%

Be sure to purchase tickets ahead of time to guarantee a seat. Only limited availability at the door.

Please see our re-opening guidelines here

Three weekends only

Ticket on sale now!

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