Shakespeare By The Bay

Thank you for joining us this year, stay tuned for the 2020 line up.

Shakespeare By The Bay is a collaborative performance concept between Bard On The Beach, Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel and the Woollahra Council, this event is set to bring world-renowned Shakespearean performances to life. This march, enjoy spectacular, culture enriching performances of “The Life and Death Of King John” & “The Comedy Of Errors” with the stunning backdrop of Sydney’s sparkling harbour, from Robertson Park. Performances will run evenings over two weeks 1st March until 10th March, from Friday through to Sunday. Pre sale tickets close at 4:30pm every evening, after this, you may buy tickets on the door for $35 an adult or $20 for a concession valid for pensioners and students with relevant ID.

The Life and Death Of King John

Friday 1st March – 7:30pm – 10:15pm
Saturday 9th March – 7:30pm – 10:15pm
Sunday 10th March – 7:30pm – 10:15pm

The Comedy Of Errors

Saturday 2nd March – 7:30pm – 10:15pm
Sunday 3rd March – 7:30pm – 10:15pm
Friday 8th March – 7:30pm – 10:15pm

Picnic Box For Two – $40

A selection of Simon Johnson cheeses (blue, brie & cheddar)
A selection of fruits
Quince paste
Salami N’duja
Pulled chicken & celery sandwich on brasserie sourdough
Two chocolate dipped strawberries.

Bard & Bark

Our Sunday 3rd March performance of “The Comedy Of Errors” will be doggy friendly. Just make sure they are on a leash, looked after & you are good to go.

Bard On The Beach is an Australian national touring company with thriving talent and extensive experience in outdoor performances of this nature. Bard On The Beach and Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel strongly believe in the importance of arts in strengthening a sense of community.


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Wet Weather: If the event is cancelled due to rain and poor weather conditions, you will have the opportunity to exchange your tickets to a different date. The wet weather announcement will be made 1.5 hours prior to the event start time, those who leave their mobile phone number will be notified via text message and there will be a social post announcement on Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel Facebook pagePlease Note: There will be NO refunds issued for this event.



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