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The Winter's Tale at Oak Park Festival — July 13 - August 20, 2022

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Jul 13

2022-07-13 2022-08-20 The Winter's Tale at Oak Park Festival — July 13 - August 20, 2022

Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale

Adapted and Directed by Kevin Theis

“It is required you do awake your faith…”
Paulina, Act V, iii

The Winter’s Tale is the Romance play that plunges most deeply into tragedy before finding joy and redemption. A once-beloved king, Leontes, begins to veer toward autocratic, tyrannical rule and is blinded by a self-deluding jealousy. After accusing his faithful queen of infidelity with his best friend and nearly destroying his family and his kingdom, the Delphic oracle proclaims that “the king shall live without an heir if that which is lost be not found.” This is a story that shows us miracles and mercy and joyously brings that which is “dead” back to life.

This production would not be possible without the generosity of our season sponsors Nancy Clark and Paula & Ed Goedert

Returning LIVE! in Austin Gardens, Oak Park, IL
Performances at 167 Forest Ave in Oak Park, IL

Performances July 16-August 20

Thursdays – Saturdays (offered with Open Captions) 8pm,
Sundays 7 PM

General admission tickets are $38. Senior and student discounts are available, and children under 12 are free.

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13 Jul 2022 - 20 Aug 2022
 167 Forest Avenue, Cook County, Oak Park 60302, Illinois, Cook County, United States 167 Forest Avenue, Cook County, Oak Park 60302, Illinois, Cook County, United States - Map Directions

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