Tropical Leaves

Shakespeare
in the Gardens

Join us for live music  

–outdoors and socially distanced–  

at The Gardens at Elm Bank in Wellesley.

Thursday, June 17th

6-8pm
Only 90 tickets available!

General Admission: $35

After purchasing a ticket, you’ll be assigned to a performance
that will begin at 6:00pm, 6:30pm or 7:00pm.

Enjoy an enchanted evening of arias and songs based on Shakespeare’s texts. You’ll encounter a series of musical performances as you stroll these beautiful gardens as part of a small group of audience members. Performances will take place in areas with of plenty of space to accommodate 30 audience members per performance time. All patrons will be required to wear masks and keep a safe distance from each other and from the singers.

Check back - more singers will be announced soon!

Duration:
50 minutes

 

Distance:

One-half mile on level paths and grass

 

For your safety:

  • Contactless ticketing

  • Groups of no more than 30

  • 25’ of distance from singers

  • Masks required for all patrons (singers will not be wearing masks)

Repertoire:

"So In Love” and “Brush Up Your Shakespeare” from Kiss Me Kate

"Be Kind and Courteous" from Britten's Midsummer Night's Dream

"Mab la reine des mensonges," "Ah! leve-toi, soleil," and "Je veux vivre" from Gounod’s Romeo and Juliet

Selections from Gerald Finzi’s song cycle Let Us Garlands Bring

"Ò vin dissipe la tristesse" from Thomas’s Hamlet

"Se Romeo" from Bellini's I Capuleti e i Montecchi

"I Feel Pretty" from Bernstein's West Side Story

"Fear No More" from Sondheim’s The Frogs 

Cast:

Creative Team: