Past Seasons

2018: Much Ado About Nothing and The Comedy of Terrible Errors

Much Ado About Nothing is a hilarious battle of the sexes that turns serious at the original wedding-gone wrong, forcing Benedict to choose between love and loyalty. In The Comedy of Terrible Errors, four unprepared actors desperately need help from the audience to get their version of The Comedy of Errors on its feet.

2017: The Taming of the Shrew and Shakespeare In Love and War

The Taming Of The Shrew is full of empowered, feisty characters. In our version, the taming goes both ways for these lovers, Petruchio and Katherina. Shakespeare in Love and War is another Water Works original, based on the Bard’s timeless tales of the most dramatically important times in life: war and love.

2016: Richard III and Twelfth Night

Shakespeare Royal Oak favorite Michael Brian Ogden returned as the scheming Richard III in this Thrones-style outdoor evening show. Our fun daylight show was a family friendly version of Shakespeare’s romantic comedy, 12th Night.