The mission of the Nashville Shakespeare Festival is to educate and entertain the Mid-South community through professional Shakespearean experiences. The Festival employs Nashville's most talented theatre artists to create unique and relevant productions and programs that stimulate the minds and enrich the lives of students and adults throughout Middle Tennessee.
Since 1988, The Festival has produced its Annual Free Shakespeare in the Park every summer in Centennial Park. Since 1992, The Festival has offered year-round outreach to schools and the community through in-classroom workshops, performances for students and experiences for young actors. Since 2008, The Festival has performed its Annual Winter Shakespeare Production at the Troutt Theater, offering both public performances and student matinees.
Box office opens one hour before show time.
Senior age 60+
Students age 18 and under or a valid college ID.
Language Interpreted Performance (TBA)
Auditorium doors open 30 minutes before show time.
Troutt TheaterBelmont University2112 Belmont Blvd.Nashville, TN 37212
From I-440, take Exit 3 for 21st AvenueMerge onto 21st Avenue and continue 0.4 mile.Turn RIGHT onto Blair Blvd. and continue 0.4 mile.Turn LEFT onto Belmont Blvd. and continue 500ft.
Free parking available in the lot behind the theater or on the street.
Royal Package parking directly in front of the the theater.