As You Like It (Franklin)

    Summer Shakespeare: As You Like It
    If all the world’s a stage, join the band in As You Like It, one of Shakespeare’s most joyful romantic comedies. Experience a group of musicians, poets, and other colorful characters as they compose the world they want to live in, discover hidden truths, build an unlikely community, and create a brand new sound along the way. Directed by Cammy Harris

    Pay-What-You-Will General Admission ($10 Suggested Donation per Person). Bring a blanket or chair to sit on. Blankets can sit closest to the stage, bleachers provided in the rear. Blanket space is lmited, so arrive early for best availability.
    Food & beverages available on site, or bring your own picnic.

    Want guaranteed seating or a premium experience?
    $100 Royal Package includes reserved seating, reserved parking, and a gourmet picnic dinner. A portion of the ticket is tax-deductible.
    $40 Noble Seating includes reserved seat only.

    Food trucks open.
    “Insight” featuring Shakspeare scholars from local universities on the patio at the performing arts center.
    Pre-show entertainment featuring Nashville musicians and entertainers.

    Weather Policy:  Royal or Noble tickets: email us at or call 615-852-6732 to reschedule your tickets at no additional charge.

    The Nashville Shakespeare Festival is a professional theatre company founded in 1988. Heralded as a Nashville treasure, the NSF is beloved for its annual FREE Shakespeare in the Park productions in Centennial Park that have delighted audiences for more than a quarter century. The Nashville Shakespeare Festival also operates year-round educational programs, and an annual indoor Winter Shakespeare production at Belmont and other university partners.

    Nashville Shakespeare Festival
    Event Details
    Thu, Sep 26, 2024 6:00 pm
    7p Curtain (5:30p Food & Insight
    Fri, Sep 27, 2024 6:00 pm
    6p Preshow)
    Sat, Sep 28, 2024 6:00 pm
    7p Curtain (5:30p Food & Insight
    Sun, Sep 29, 2024 6:00 pm
    6p Preshow)
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