The Tempest

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Presented by Theater in the Open at Maudslay State Park, Newburyport MA

Jul 13 2019
Aug 11 2019
The Tempest

William Shakespeare’s classic “The Tempest,” presented as part of Theater in the Open’s 40th Anniversary Season for free in Maudslay State Park.

One of William Shakespeare’s final masterpieces, The Tempest is a tale of magic, love, and loss set on an island in the Mediterranean. Featuring actors from Newburyport, Boston, and Southern New Hampshire, this year’s production celebrates the 40th Anniversary of Theater in the Open.

In Shakespeare’s The Tempest, Prospero, exiled Duke of Milan, uses his spirit servant, Ariel, to shipwreck his enemies and enact revenge on those that betrayed him.  While employing magic to comically toy

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The show is free and open to the public. There is a small parking fee at the State Park

Contact: 9784652572


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Additional time info:

Please allow for a brief 10 minute walk to the performance site. 

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Maudslay State Park

74 Curzon Mill Road, Newburyport, MA 01950

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