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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 8 @ 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.

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

Details

Date:
June 8
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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