June 16 – July 1, 2017 – Shakespeare Festival

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Indiana’s 2017 Richmond Shakespeare Festival features The Merry Wives of Windsor and Cymbeline, June 16 to July 1, 2017. These fresh, accessible, and relevant performances are designed and produced by our signature blend of highly-skilled professionals and volunteers. The Festival is presented in the historic Starr-Gennett Building, in the beautiful Whitewater Gorge Park, in Richmond, Indiana. The theatre is located at 201 South 1st Street, Richmond, IN 47374     765-373-9022

For more information contact Ray Ontko at [email protected]


Schedule of Events – 


Tickets are available on our website (links below) or by phone at 765-373-9022. You may also purchase tickets at the door.

Fri 6/16 7:30 The Merry Wives of Windsor
Sat 6/17 7:30 Cymbeline
Sun 6/18 2:00 The Merry Wives of Windsor (matinee)

Fri 6/23 7:30 Cymbeline
Sat 6/24 2:00 The Merry Wives of Windsor (matinee)
*Sat 6/24 7:30 Cymbeline
*Sun 6/25 2:00 The Merry Wives of Windsor (matinee)

Fri 6/30 7:30 The Merry Wives of Windsor
*Sat 7/1 2:00 Cymbeline (matinee)
*Sat 7/1 7:30 The Merry Wives of Windsor

Ticket Prices

Matinee (Sa/Su 2:00 festival seating): $25 Adult; $20 Senior/Student
Evening (Fr/Sa 7:30 festival seating): $30 Adult; $24 Senior/Student

Duration: The plays last approximately 2.5 hours, with intermission.

Group discounts available for groups of 10 or more. Contact our box office for more information: 765-373-9022

Student Rush Tickets: Limited discounted tickets ($15) are available for high school and college students who show up 30 minutes before the show and add their names to our Student Rush Ticket list.

  • Availability is limited to the number of open seats available 10 minutes before the show.
  • Check the website. Student rush tickets will not be available for sold out performances.
  • Students must show valid school I.D. in order to receive discount.

Festival seating: show up early to get the best seat.

Senior: age 65 or older.
Student: college student id or 18 and under.

Wheelchair accessible designated seating available in the front row.


Special Events

  • Make a night out of it with our Eat, Drink, & Be Merry dinner theatre packages. FIND OUT MORE!
  • Join us on Sunday, June 25th for Picnic and Theatre in the Gorge. FIND OUT MORE!
  • Ullery’s Homemade Ice Cream will be sold during intermission at our July 1st matinee performance. Buy a scoop, take it back to your seat, and enjoy the rest of the show!



Richmond Shakespeare Festival, Inc.

822 East Main Street, Suite A
Richmond, IN 47374

Phone: 765-373-9022
Fax: 765-962-9788

[email protected]
[email protected]
[email protected]