2017 Season Under the Stars

Isidore & Penny W. Myers Foundation, Season Producers

THE TEMPEST                                                              directed by Eli Simon

How beauteous mankind is!
O brave new world, That has such people in’t!

THE TAMING OF THE SHREW                                        directed by Beth Lopes

If I be waspish, best beware my sting!

“If music be the food of love, play on!”
Music Mondays

“How far that little candle throws his beams!
So shines a good deed in a naughty world.”

Seminars & Education

  • Seminar Series
  • Community Conversations
  • Shakespeare Weekend
  • Friday Folios Series
  • Apprentice Program


Our New Swan Theater

  • 16-ton movable, 130 seat, mini-Elizabethan theater.
  • Every seat is very close to the action.
  • Winner of Arts Orange County Award 2013: Outstanding Contribution to the Built Environment.

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New Swan Shakespeare Festival is hosted and produced in collaboration with the University of California, Irvine, the Claire Trevor School of the Arts, and the Department of Drama.

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