November 2023

Our events aim to actively engage new audiences through modern translations of Shakespeare’s work. Look below to see if a Play On event is taking place in your area this month!


Henry IV, Pt. 1

November 3-12, 2023 | Lewis and Clark College | Production | Portland, OR, USA

Play on Shakespeare: The Comedy of Errors

November 15, 2023 | Ramapo College of New Jersey | Reading | Mahwah, NJ, USA
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Try it in Translation

November 18, 2023 | Studio Acting Conservatory | Demonstration | Washington, DC, USA

More Productions

Can't get enough? Here are future events to mark on your calendar!

PSU School of Music & Theater presents: William Shakespeare's Measure for Measure in a modern verse translation by Aditi Brennan Kapil, commissioned by Play On Shakespeare. Directed by Karin Magaldi. Feb 29 - March 9.

Measure for Measure

February 29 – March 9, 2024 | Portland State University | Production | Portland, OR, USA
"Coriolanus" in a classic Roman-esque font, yellow on a red background. The bloodied figure of a Roman soldier kneels on the ground, exhausted and looking down.


April 20-May 19, 2024 | Portland Center Stage | Production | Portland, OR, USA