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Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.

Viewing 9 events
from August 12, 2019 (x) to August 18, 2019 (x)
in Free Summer Theater (x) category

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Aug14

CANCELLED: Patty Cake Theater Presents Donkey Jote

at Elton Street and Jamaica Avenue (in Highland Park)Queens

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Enjoy this bilingual adaptation of the adventures of Don Quixote as seen from his donkey.
Category: Best for Kids, Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Aug15

Broadway in Bryant Park

at Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
The most popular shows on and off Broadway perform their biggest hits each summer in the park. Join hundreds of fans on the Lawn and enjoy favorite Broadway tunes.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Aug15

7 Stages Shakespeare: As You Like It

at Washington Park (in J.J. Byrne Playground)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
In this three dimensional exploration of nature, family, power and destruction, and the battle between classes; As You Like It promises to get you thinking, and a song or two to leave whistling.
Category: Adaptive Programs, Best for Kids, Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug15

Shakespeare in the Park – A Midsummer’s Night Dream

at Main Park House (in Cunningham Park)Queens

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Hermia loves Lysander, but her father wants her to marry Demetrius who happens to be the love interest of Helena. When the Duke of Athens tries to enforce the marriage, the lovers take refuge in the woods and wander into the midst of a dispute between the king and queen of the fairies.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Friday, August 16, 2019

Aug16

7 Stages Shakespeare: As You Like It

at Washington Park (in J.J. Byrne Playground)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
In this three dimensional exploration of nature, family, power and destruction, and the battle between classes; As You Like It promises to get you thinking, and a song or two to leave whistling.
Category: Adaptive Programs, Best for Kids, Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug16

Bard in the Park

at Hudson River Park's Clinton Cove This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:15 p.m.
Bringing Shakespeare and other classics to Clinton Cove for four performances this summer, join local artists for A Midsummer Night’s Song.
Category: Art, Theater, Free Summer Theater, Waterfront, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Aug17

Patty Cake Theater Presents Donkey Jote

at Elton Street and Jamaica Avenue (in Highland Park)Queens

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Enjoy this bilingual adaptation of the adventures of Don Quixote as seen from his donkey.
Category: Best for Kids, Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

7 Stages Shakespeare: As You Like It

at Washington Park (in J.J. Byrne Playground)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
In this three dimensional exploration of nature, family, power and destruction, and the battle between classes; As You Like It promises to get you thinking, and a song or two to leave whistling.
Category: Adaptive Programs, Best for Kids, Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 18, 2019

Aug18

7 Stages Shakespeare: As You Like It

at Washington Park (in J.J. Byrne Playground)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
In this three dimensional exploration of nature, family, power and destruction, and the battle between classes; As You Like It promises to get you thinking, and a song or two to leave whistling.
Category: Adaptive Programs, Best for Kids, Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Best For
Kids

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