An irreverent, hilarious, fast-paced romp through the Bard’s plays, The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) is a hit with audiences everywhere! Join three brilliant performers as they weave their wicked way through all of Shakespeare’s works in one wild ride that will leave you breathless with laughter.
This March, The Complete Works will be presented for three nights at the Gravenhurst Opera House. See show dates below. In addition, you can see this hilarious comedy performed as part of “Shakesbeer” at Artscape Wychwood Barns on Saturday, April 18! To see more details about our Toronto showing, click here.
In the tradition of the New American Shakespeare Tavern in Atlanta, GA, we’re making theatre that harkens to the informality of the Elizabethan theatre-going experience, and creates an atmosphere of conviviality, community and fun.
Thursday, March 5 @ 7 PM – Gravenhurst, ON
Friday, March 6 @ 7 PM – Gravenhurst, ON
Saturday, March 7 @ 7 PM – Gravenhurst, ON
Saturday, April 18 @ 6:30 PM, 9:00 PM – Toronto, ON (Click here for more details)
Gravenhurst Opera House
295 Muskoka Road South, Gravenhurst, ON
To purchase tickets, please contact the Gravenhurst Opera House Box Office:
Phone: 705-687-5550 Ext. #21
Toll Free: 1-888-495-8888
Email Us: OperaHouseBoxOffice@gravenhurst.ca
– All 37 plays in 75 minutes!
– Fun for all ages!
“The concept alone is brilliant, but to think about how much rehearsal time, the choreography and keeping the comedy chops flowing is just mind boggling…It’s one helluva theme party!” – George Perry, Mooney on Theatre
“A company that can make Shakespeare a tough ticket is doing something very right.” George Perry – Mooney on Theatre,
“The Classical Theatre Project‘s hilarious production of The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged) is a madcap lesson in all things Bard-related…This is as fun and fearless as Shakespeare gets!” Lauren Gillett – Theatromania
“You know those people who hear ‘Shakespeare’ and roll their eyes? I dare them not to have a great time.” Lauren Stein – Mooney on Theatre
“The concept alone is brilliant, but to think about how much rehearsal time, the choreography and keeping the comedy chops flowing is just mind boggling…It’s one helluva theme party!” George Perry – Mooney on Theatre
“Throw in talented performers, a great script, and some timely pop culture references, and you have a winning combination indeed.” – Mooney on Theatre
“When a performer is able to take an audience on a journey from explosive laughter to quiet reflection in a matter of seconds all the while holding them in the palm of their hand, you know it’s something special. This show was definitely something special — and not just because of the brightly coloured tights.” – Mooney on Theatre
Charles Roy, Director
Tamara Protic, Production Stage Manager