Shakespeare in the City: Romeo and Juliet

August 10, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
State House Lawn
47418 Old State House Rd
St Marys City, MD 20686
Ticket Prices Vary
Visitor Center
(240) 895-4990

Historic St. Mary’s City (HSMC) and The Newtowne Players present Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare.  Join us for this unique outdoor theatrical experience on the State House lawn. One of The Bard’s most famous tragedies, it tells the story of two star-crossed lovers.

Free parking is available in the State House lot, near The Shop at Farthing’s Ordinary.

Food, beverages (including beer and wine), and icy treats will be available for purchase.

The Friday and Saturday performances have the following ticket prices:

  • $15 adults
  • $13 Newtowne Players supporting members and Friends of HSMC
  • $12 seniors, military, and students (ages 12 and older)
  • $10 children ages 6 – 11
  • Children ages 5 and younger are free.

There is a special discount price of $10 for the Thursday performance no matter your demographic or affiliation.  (Children ages 5 and younger are still free.)

Shakespeare in the City at HSMC is committed to honoring its performance calendar. Performances take place in all weather—rain or shine.  In the unlikely event that a performance is cancelled due to severe weather conditions, a decision will be made 60 minutes prior to the scheduled start of the show.  We will notify ticket buyers by email, and post an alert on the homepage of HSMC at .  There are no refunds given to ticket holders due to inclement weather.  However, we will do our best to honor the use of ticket(s) for another performance.