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Shakespeare in the Arb 2018: Romeo & Juliet

Nichols Arboretum
1610 Washington Heights
Ann Arbor, MI 48104 United States
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June 7 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)
Thurs.-Sun, June 7-10; 14-17; 21-24
Cost: $10 – $20
2018 Shakespeare in the Arb poster

GENERAL INFORMATION

This season’s play is Romeo and Juliet, directed by Kate Mendeloff of the U-M Residential College, Carol Gray, and Graham Atkin and performed by U-M students and community players. Performance dates Thurs.-Sun., June 7-10; 14-17; 21-24.

Members: Matthaei-Nichols members may reserve tickets in advance. This option lets you reserve tickets and pay for them the evening of the performance.

Reserve member tickets

Ticket Prices:

  • Members: $15
  • Students with ID: $10
  • Adults 19 and over: $20
  • Seniors 62 and over: $17
  • Children/youth 5-18: $10
  • 5 and under: free

Performance Dates:
Four performances per week
Thursdays through Sundays

  • June 7 – June 10
  • June 14- June 17
  • June 21- June 24

ABOUT

  • Shakespeare in the Arb 2018 performance dates are: Thursday through Sunday, June 7-10; 14-17; & 21-24.
  • Box office is located in the lower level of the Arboretum Visitor Center at the 1610 Washington Hts. entrance
  • Shakespeare in the Arb performers and audience members move through sections of the Arb as the play progresses. Each performance lasts about 2.5 hours.
  • Due to the mobile nature of the performances and the outdoor settings, a limited number of tickets are available for each show.
  • Audience members sit on the ground. We recommend blankets or chairs. Those sitting in chairs will be asked to sit toward the back so as not to obstruct the view.
  • Performances may be cancelled due to inclement weather. Show cancellations occur prior to the box office opening. If bad weather threatens, call ahead (734.647.7600) or visit/follow us on Twitter @MatthaeiNichols for last-minute details.
  • Water is available for purchase at the box office. Insect spray is available for free at the box office.

TICKETS AND PRICES

  • Tickets for Shakespeare in the Arb are sold day of show only and on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive early to assure seating: due to the mobile nature of the performances and the outdoor settings, a limited number of tickets are available for each show.
  • Box office is located in the lower level of the Arboretum Visitor Center at the 1610 Washington Hts. entrance
  • Box Office opens at 5:30 pm for general admission; Matthaei-Nichols members receive a discount on tickets and may reserve tickets in advance. Not a member? Join and save on Shakespeare tickets and more.
  • Reserved member tickets will be released at 6 PM if not picked up by that time.
  • The Box office will close at 6:15 PM before every performance, please plan accordingly.
  • Shows start at 6:30. Ticket prices: Matthaei-Nichols members: $15; students with ID: $10; adults 19 and over: $20; seniors 62 and over: $17; children and youth 5-17: $10; 5 and under free.
  • Click here to learn more about our member benefits, including Shakespeare in the Arb benefits

PARKING

Parking: Free parking is available in U-M lots M-28 and M-29 near the 1610 Washington Hts. entrance to the Arb, and paid parking is available in the U-M Hospital P2 structure.

Shakespeare in the Arb
Mich COuncil for the Arts and Cultural Affairs
he Arts Alliance

Support for Shakespeare in the Arb provided by Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs and The Arts Alliance.

Details

Date:
June 7
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$10 – $20
Event Category:
Website:
mbgna.umich.edu

Organizers

Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum
University of Michigan Residential College

Venue

Nichols Arboretum
1610 Washington Heights
Ann Arbor, MI 48104 United States
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Phone:
(734) 647-7600
Website:
http://mbgna.umich.edu

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