June 27 - July 10
National Theatre’s company of 40 tells the story of 3 different journeys from Jamaica to Britain. Set during World War II through 1948 – the year the HMT Empire Windrush docked at Tilbury. Hortense yearns for a new life away from rural Jamaica, Gilbert dreams of becoming a lawyer, and Queenie longs to escape her Lincolnshire roots.
Measure for Measure/Much Ado About Nothing
July 4 - September 1
Shakespeare in High Park is back for its 37th season with two adaptations of the Bard’s well-known and powerful plays, Measure for Measure and Much Ado About Nothing.