The 20th Gdansk Shakespeare Festival

32 companies / 21 musicians
from all over the world

29th July – 7th August

Learn from the best.

The Summer Shakespeare

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

Discussion after the performance

the artists

Discussion with the artists right after seeing the performance is a unique opportunity to challenge your own interpretation and ask questions.

Details coming soon

Be the first one to see

Open rehearsals

See the performance not only before
the others but also enjoy a unique
opportunity to listen to director’s
introduction and talk to the artists.
It is a one-time chance to learn more.

Details coming soon

The 20th Gdansk Shakespeare Festival

About the Festival

The Shakespeare Festival is an international platform for artists to interact with the European public. Outstanding new renditions of classic Shakespeare plays, critic debates, workshops, as well as a plethora of other accompanying events such as concerts, exhibitions, performances, street dances, stand-up comedy, meetings with the artists and open rehearsals.

Box Office


Buy your tickets at the GTS box office, online or on the door one hour before the show starts. Online ticket sales for SzekspirOFF will close 24 hrs before the performance.

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The events of the 20th Gdansk Shakespeare Festival will take place in different venues in Tricity. Our map will help you get around and find all the festival’s events.

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