Since 1958, the Colorado Shakespeare Festival has delighted audiences with professional theatre on the CU Boulder campus.
It's time to Complete Colorado summer with Shakespeare under the stars in the historic Mary Rippon Outdoor Theatre—complimentary seat backs included. The Colorado Shakespeare Festival is a professional acting company in association with the University and making it one of the oldest such festivals in the United States.
It has roots going back to the early 1900s. Each summer, the festival draws about 25,000 patrons to see classics and contemporary plays.
The festival has celebrated and explored Shakespeare. His continuing influence and vitality through the production of superior artistic quality, education, and community engagement.
The company has professional actors, directors, designers, and artisans from around the United States and the world.