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Shakespeare’s “The Merry Wives of Windsor”

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

7:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.

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Shakespeare's farce about courtship, jealousy, and friendship features one of the most beloved comedic characters of all time. Sir John Falstaff, banished to Windsor and running out of money, devises what he thinks is a fool-proof plan: seduce the wives of the two richest men in town. Unfortunately for him, the women immediately see through his scheme...and proceed to turn the tables on him. Meanwhile, mayhem ensues as three suitors vie to marry the local heiress.
 

Location

Queens
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Contact Number

(718) 760-6560

Contact Email

danny.miller@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

Theater, Free Summer Theater, Seniors, Shakespeare in the Parks

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There are currently 3 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

PlaygroundsPlayground

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacture is currently working on an improved design and redesigned slides will be installed as soon as possible.


Recreation CentersAl Oerter Recreation Center

On Tuesday, November 7th, this recreation center opens at its normal time and closes at 5:00 p.m., due to Election Day. It will return to its normal operating hours on Wednesday, November 8th.
Anticipated Completion: 11/08/2017

MarinasWorld's Fair Marina

Due to a major planned reconstruction project, Pier 1 at the World's Fair Marina is currently closed. Limited transient dockage is available for smaller recreational vessels - please contact the Dockmasters office at 718-478-0480 or VHF Ch71 for more information. There is no dockage available for larger vessels or commercial vessels, including passenger pick-up and drop-off. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please check back with the World's Fair Marina in the future for updates.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2017

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