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24th Gdańsk Shakespeare Festival

20-28 November 2020

23rd Gdańsk Shakespeare Festival

Summer 2019, Gdańsk, Poland

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26 November 2020

From 27th November at VOD GTS 17:00 performance, 19:30 Q&A talk (live-stream), 20:30 documentary about project participants.

15 October 2020

The 24th edition of Gdansk Shakespeare Festival is coming soon! From the 20th of November our audience will be able to watch Festival’s performances, this time, due to Covid-19 regulations, online only. There are live-streaming presentations planned as well as recordings, moreover all Mainstage performances accompanied by Q&A discussions after the show. And – surprise […]

15 October 2020

Parrabbola and the partners from across the project are coming to Gdansk to make a community play, the final artistic cooperation in the European Collaborative project – Shaking the Walls organized by the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union. Shaking the Walls explores the walls and barriers, visible and invisible across our societies. The […]


The Gdansk Shakespeare Festival

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Shakespeare Festival

The Gdansk Shakespeare Festival is one of the biggest international events which, thanks to the Gdansk Shakespeare Theatre and Theatrum Gedanense Foundation, every year hosts the best Shakespeare productions and the most eminent theatre artists from all over the world.




A festival strand of fringe presentations. Since 2016 run as a competition. This year a part of “Shaking the Walls“ project co-financed by Creative Europe Programme of EU.

Golden Yorick

Competition for the Best Polish Production – an adaptation of William Shakespeare’s play or a performance inspired by the works of William Shakespeare – in a given theatre season.
Summer Shakespeare Academy


A perfect place to meet and exchange thoughts with artists during the festival. Diverse programme of educational activities, which offers something interesting to everyone.


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