2019 Season Events


The SCS Sessions are a series of Q&A events, discussions with the SCS creative team and actors including a literary overview of the season’s Shakespeare plays. Free to the public.


• LITERARY SALON – NEW DATE: Tuesday, July 16 at The SC Downtown Library from 6-7pm
  Free event featuring SCS Textual Consultant and UCSC Emeritus Professor Dr. Michael Warren.
  NOTE: Former event date on season brochure was July 10, new event date is Tuesday, July 16.


• ACTORS CONNECT – Friday, July 19 at The Nick 12-1pm, Q&A featuring actors from the season’s company.


• NEXGEN: The Intern Co. – Friday, August 16 12-1pm, Q&A featuring our intern company at The Nick.




Totally ’80s Nite – August 3, 2019






Dress to impress. Get your 1980’s threads, like for sure! Saturday, August 3 at The Comedy of Errors.



Birichino wine tasting event – August 17, 2019

Explore a flight of Birichino’s exquisite reviving wines at this wine tasting event at The Grove on
Saturday, August 17 at the evening show at The Winter’s Tale. Tasting starts at 6:30pm.



Weekend with Shakespeare August 17 – 18, 2019 — Free event

Join Shakespeare scholars and artists for two days of lectures, discussions, and demonstrations about the 2019 Season’s mainstage Shakespeare productions The Winter’s Tale and The Comedy of Errors. Weekend With Shakespeare will be at Humanities 1 Building, UCSC.

Weekend with Shakespeare Lecture Series: The Weekend With Shakespeare Lecture Series is free! However, we suggest interested participants RSVP through our website.

Weekend with Shakespeare is sponsored in partnership with Shakespeare Workshop, a program sponsored by The Humanities Institute at UC Santa Cruz.


The complete schedule is coming soon!

Lecture on Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale: Saturday, August 17 

Lecture on Shakespeare’s The Comedy of Errors: Sunday, August 18



Thanks for Being a Friend!

Special Friends Member Event Nights

Even becoming a Friend member makes an impact! A 2019 season benefit for FRIEND members is a complimentary craft beer on the following nights at The Grove Bar. Let the bartender know you are a FRIEND member and enjoy a Santa Cruz Mountain Brewery crafted beer on the house.

• Pride and Prejudice – Saturday, July 20 at the 8pm performance

• The Comedy of Errors – Sunday, July 28 at the 7pm performance

• The Winter’s Tale – Thursday, August 15 at the 7:30pm performance