Shakespeare Under the Stars


Best R and J Photo// by Serenity Hansberry

Enjoy Shakespeare? Here’s an opportunity to see a Shakespeare classic under a night’s sky.

The Department of English at the University of North Florida is partnering with the City of Atlantic Beach to present their sixth annual Shakespeare in the Park, a production of The Winter’s Tale. The play is a tale of love, deceit, jealously, and hope is directed by Pamela Monteleone, Ph.D.

The tragedy/comedy will be held outdoors at Johansen Park (1300 Seminole Road, Atlantic Beach FL) on Friday, April 15 and Saturday, April 16 starting at 8PM. The cost is FREE, and is open to the public.

Attendees are encouraged to bring chairs and take advantage of Backstreet Catering Food Truck, which will be in attendance beginning at 6:45PM for anyone who wishes to purchase dinner. In the event of rain, there will be a performance held on Sunday April 17.