Central Park, Delacorte Theater ( 81 Central Park West)
Central Park’s Delacorte Theater transforms into the most enchanted forest in all of theater in Shakespeare’s beloved comedy. When the merry sprite Puck meddles with a magical love potion, young lovers lost in the woods mysteriously find themselves infatuated with the wrong person in this hilarious, fairytale fantasia that proves the course of true love never did run smooth. Have a long picnic to wait in line for free tix, or easily enter the virtual ticket lottery via the TodayTix App.
Chances are slime but we’ve won in the past; see our discount theater tickets guide for consolation prizes. No tickets needed to enjoy the Shake-speare, a strawberry and rose shake topped with whipped cream and fairy dust sprinkles at the UWS Shake Shack; proceeds benefit The Public Theater.
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