The Merchant of Venice
by Austin Shakespeare

May. 08 - May. 26

The City of Austin, in coordination with Austin Shakespeare, 

presents William Shakespeare's 

The Merchant of Venice


Join us for our 35th year of Free Shakespeare in Zilker Park with The Merchant of Venice, Shakespeare's controversial take on justice, revenge and betrayal featuring two of his most memorable characters: Shylock and Portia.



The Merchant of Venice
by William Shakespeare
Austin Shakespeare

May 08 - May 26, 2019
Sheffield Hillside Theater in Zilker Park
2201 Barton Springs Road
Austin, TX, 78704

May 8 - 26, 2019

Thursdays - Sundays at 8 pm

Preview on Wednesday, May 7 at 8 pm

 Beverly S. Sheffield Zilker Hillside Theatre

across from Barton Springs Pool


 Bring a blanket and a picnic after a swim in Barton Springs Pool and enjoy one of Austin's great traditions.