WELCOME to the 14th annual 
4MBS Brisbane Shakespeare Festival!
The beloved Bard returns for two weekends of Shakespearean festivities in the Roma Street Parkland AmphitheatreSandgate’s Einbunpin Lagoon Parkand Newstead’s Gasworks Plaza. Each day will feature free, fully staged, professional outdoor performances of Shakespeare’s magical comedy A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, plus swordplay demonstrations and more family fun. 

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