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The Bard Beyond PPL

Here is a sample of other great Shakespeare events in our community:

Macbeth – March 12th – 13th & 17th-20th
St. Luke’s Cathedral, 143 State Street  Portland, Maine
Tickets: $10 ; Select number of Pay-What-You-Can tickets available at the door.
Performance Schedule:
12th: 2PM & 7:30 PM
13th: 7:30 PM
17th &18th: 7:30 PM
19th: 2PM & 7:30 PM

Folger's Elizabethan Theatre

The Folger Theatre

The Tragedy of Julius CaesarMarch 15, 16, 18, 19, 20, &  23-26
Adapted by Josh Brassard, directed by Josh Brassard & Stephanie Ross, Pie Man Theatre Company
Mayo St. Arts, 10 Mayo St. Portland ME 04101
Tickets: $15 at the door or

Performance Schedule:

Saturdays @ 2:00pm & 7:30pm
Sundays @ 5:00pm
all other shows @ 7:30pm

Richard II – March 31 – April 10, 2016
The Emmanuel Chapel at St. Luke’s Cathedral, 143 State Street, Portland, Maine
$20 at the door or
Performance Schedule:

2nd: 7:30 PM
3rd: 2:00 PM
6th: 7:30 PM
8th  7:30 PM
9th: 3:00 PM
10th: 2:00 PM

Is Shakespeare Our Contemporary?  Commemorating the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s DeathTuesday, April 19 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Panel Discussion with Michael Howard, Daniel Burson, Carmen-Maria Mandley, and Daniel Brayton
USM Glickman Library, University Events Room

Connecting Early Modern Cartography & the Modern Marine SciencesTuesday, April 19, 2016  3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education
Osher Map Library – 314 Forest Avenue Portland, ME 04101


If your organization is producing an event in celebration of First Folio! The Book that Gave Us Shakespeare and you would like it featured on this page, please email