Shakespeare Under The Stars: King Lear

  • Avalable Event Dates:
    6/2/2017, 6/3/2017, 6/4/2017, 6/8/2017, 6/9/2017, 6/10/2017, 6/15/2017, 6/16/2017, 6/17/2017
  • Times: 7:30 P.M.
  • Location: Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest
  • 1542 Bateman Bridge Road
  • Forest, VA 24551

Shakespeare returns to Poplar Forest with a presentation of William Shakespeare’s tragic King Lear, the only play that Jefferson mentions by name in a letter.

Directed by Melora Kordos, the performance will be held on Mr. Jefferson’s south lawn. Bring your friends and family, a picnic dinner and a blanket or chair; sample a selection of local libations; and experience the magic of Shakespeare’s verse.

Friday, Saturday & Sunday, June 2, 3 & 4

Thursday, Friday & Saturday, June 8, 9 & 10 and 15, 16 & 17

Rain date: Sunday, June 18

TICKET DETAILS 

$15 for adults (ages 18+)

$12 for youth and students (ages 6–17 or with college ID) $5 for children (ages 5 and under)

Advance reservations are suggested. Tickets will be available for purchase online or by calling the Museum Shop at 434.534.8120.

 

  • 1542 Bateman Bridge Road
  • Forest, VA 24551