Productions at Sheffield Hillside Theater in Zilker Park

Jul. 08 - Aug. 13
Th-Sun
Austin
Disney's Newsies by Zilker Theatre Productions

Disney's Newsies
by Zilker Theatre Productions

Newsies is inspired by real-life Newsboy Strike of 1899, when newsboy Kid Blink led a band of orphan and runaway “newsies” on a two-week-long action against …

May. 05 - May. 29
Th-Sun
Austin
A Midsummer Night's Dream by Austin Shakespeare

A Midsummer Night's Dream
by Austin Shakespeare

Austin Shakespeare’s Free Shakespeare in Zilker Park returns to offer the famous romantic comedy A Midsummer Night’s Dream for four weekends May 4-May 29. The colorful outdoor story of …

Aug. 06 - Aug. 14, 2021
Th-Sun
Austin
Little Shop of Horrors by Zilker Theatre Productions

Little Shop of Horrors
by Zilker Theatre Productions

Don't Feed The Plants! We are thrilled to welcome Zilker Theatre Productions to Hill Country Galleria for their summer production of Little Shop of Horrors, …

Oct. 07, 2020
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Austin
Two Gentlemen of Verona by Young Shakespeare Troupe

Two Gentlemen of Verona
by Young Shakespeare Troupe

Young Shakespeare Returns -  The Two Gentlemen of Verona BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE DIRECTED BY ANN CICCOLELLA OCTOBER 7, 2020 AT 7:00 PM The two "gentlemen" of the …

Jul. 12 - Aug. 17, 2019
 
Austin
The Little Mermaid, Disney by Zilker Theatre Productions

The Little Mermaid, Disney
by Zilker Theatre Productions

Feature by Kristin Finan, Austin360.com, July 9, 2019 Feature by Kristin Finan, Austin360.com, July 12, 2019 Video feature by KVUE. Austin, July 25, 2019  Video …

May. 08 - May. 26, 2019
W-Sun
Austin
The Merchant of Venice by Austin Shakespeare

The Merchant of Venice
by Austin Shakespeare

Austin Shakespeare will bring the romance, comedy and dramatic clashes of The Merchant of Venice to the Beverly S. Sheffield Zilker Hillside Theater in May.   Produced in …

Oct. 18 - Oct. 21, 2018
Th-Sun
Austin
Theorist Fest 2018 by Theorists

Theorist Fest 2018
by Theorists

Forty-four artists from across the US, México, and Middle East take the stage, studio, and film screen for the four-day Theorist Festival. Thursday opens with …

Jul. 06 - Aug. 18, 2018
F-Sun
Austin
All Shook Up, the Elvis Presley musical by Zilker Theatre Productions

All Shook Up, the Elvis Presley musical
by Zilker Theatre Productions

    This summer, ZTP journeys back to the 1950’s — the era of the first Zilker Summer Musical — with the Elvis-inspired All Shook Up!  All …

May. 03 - May. 27, 2018
Th-Sun
Austin
The Merry Wives of Windsor by Austin Shakespeare

The Merry Wives of Windsor
by Austin Shakespeare

Austin Shakespeare will transform the Beverly S. Sheffield Zilker Hillside Theater into the world of a classic ‘50s sitcom for their Free Shakespeare in the …

Jul. 07 - Aug. 12, 2017
Th-Sat
Austin
The Wizard of Oz by Zilker Theatre Productions

The Wizard of Oz
by Zilker Theatre Productions

Directed by Jimmy Moore.   Video feature at KXAN, July 18 (4 min) Profile of Hannah Roberts (Dorothy) by Kristin Finan, Austin Statesman, July 17 …

May. 03 - May. 28, 2017
Th-Sun
Austin
The Comedy of Errors by Austin Shakespeare

The Comedy of Errors
by Austin Shakespeare

Austin Shakespeare’s Free Shakespeare in the Park production is a rollicking and rambunctious fresh look at The Comedy of Errors from guest director, Robert Ramirez, head of …

Jul. 08 - Aug. 13, 2016
Th-Sat
Austin
Shrek The Musical by Zilker Theatre Productions

Shrek The Musical
by Zilker Theatre Productions

Meet The Cast!   Kyle Stephens Shrek Sara Burke Fiona Patrick King Donkey Andrew Cannata Lord Farquaad Celeste Castillo Dragon Bobby Tschoepe Pinnochio Samantha Bagdon …

May. 05 - May. 29, 2016
Th-Sun
Austin
Macbeth by Austin Shakespeare

Macbeth
by Austin Shakespeare

Now in its 32nd year of Free Shakespeare in Zilker Park, Austin Shakespeare      brings a professional production of a modern, military Macbeth facing unusual witches and …

Jul. 10 - Aug. 15, 2015
 
Austin
Hairspray by Zilker Theatre Productions

Hairspray
by Zilker Theatre Productions

Winner of 8 Tony Awards including Best Musical, Hairspray is a high-energy musical comedy phenomenon that will have the whole Hillside on their feet! Set in …

Apr. 29 - May. 24, 2015
Th-Sun
Austin
The Taming of the Shrew by Austin Shakespeare

The Taming of the Shrew
by Austin Shakespeare

 From the battle of the sexes to the marriage of true minds, Austin Shakespeare transforms The Taming of the Shrew to the Austin of the …

Jul. 11 - Aug. 16, 2014
 
Austin
Oklahoma! by Zilker Theatre Productions

Oklahoma!
by Zilker Theatre Productions

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s first collaboration remains, in many ways, their most innovative, having set the standards and established the rules of musical theatre still being …

May. 01 - May. 25, 2014
 
Austin
As You Like It by Austin Shakespeare

As You Like It
by Austin Shakespeare

In celebration of its 30th Free Shakespeare in Zilker Park, The City of Austin, Austin Parks and Recreation Department and Beverly S. Sheffield Zilker Hillside …

May. 05 - May. 29, 2011
 
Austin
Love's Labor's Lost by Austin Shakespeare

Love's Labor's Lost
by Austin Shakespeare

Spark notes: The King of Navarre and his three lords, Berowne, Longaville, and Dumaine, swear an oath to scholarship, which includes fasting and avoiding contact with …