Shakespeare on the Square

July 11 to August 11
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday; nightly at 7pm

Enjoy two magnificent plays of William Shakespeare produced and performed by Tennessee Stage Company. Summer 2019 performances include A Midsummer Night's Dream and The Comedy of Errors. Featured plays rotate nightly on the outdoor stage in Market Square.

There is no charge for general seating; all you’ll need is a blanket or chair. Donations are both accepted and appreciated. 

Enjoy afternoon shopping, a pre-show dinner, and a summer evening of Shakespeare on the Square.  

We have over 5,500 downtown parking spaces free after 6pm on weeknights. You can also find free parking all weekend. Spring, Summer, Fall,'s free all year. Find a spot and come enjoy the fun! 

Shakespeare. In the heart of Downtown Knoxville.