Shakespeare's Lovers in June

By William Shakespeare, Christopher Marlowe, Thomas Heywood, John Donne

Directed by Annie Jay

June is for lovers. So join the Madison Shakespeare Company Ensemble for two special presentations of love scenes and Sonnets From a Hat at gorgeous venues for outdoor theater.

This reimagined presentation of A Valentine’s Affair 2022 hits the open road with scenes from Romeo and Juliet, Much Ado About Nothing, Love’s Labour’s Lost and others, plus selections from Christopher Marlowe, Thomas Heywood, and John Donne. Familiar faces and unconventional lovers alike will charm two outdoor stages. The unpredictable improvisation of Sonnets From a Hat makes every performance truly unique.

Seating at Tyranena on June 4 is first-come-first-served in the brewery’s spacious beer garden. Patio seating available, or bring lawn chairs/blankets for the sprawling lawn.

Dinner reservations strongly recommended for guaranteed seating June 5 at Schoolhouse Bistro. Call 608-848-6261 or visit for reservations. Some lawn seating with bar service is also available.

Produced by Madison Shakespeare Company at Tyranena Brewing Company / Schoolhouse Bistro, 1025 Owen St. in Lake Mills / 6857 Paoli Rd in Paoli

Performances: June 4-5, 2022

Performance Times:
Saturday June 4, 2 PM at Tyranena Brewing Company, 1025 Owen St. in Lake Mills
Sunday June 5, 5 PM at Paoli Schoolhouse Bistro, 6857 Paoli St. in Paoli

Ticket Prices: $10 suggested contribution

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