The 23rd Gdansk Shakespeare Festival 2019

23rd Gdańsk Shakespeare Festival

26th July – 4th August 2019, Gdańsk, Poland

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European EFFE Award 2017

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Check the latest information about the festival!
29 March 2019

Let’s have a look at the last, 22nd edition of Gdansk Shakespeare Festival!
12 August 2018

We are grateful to our wonderful audience, artists, guests, volunteers, and to everyone who considers this event important.  Thank you so much. Next year we will come back with another edition of the Shakesperean feast!
8 August 2018

video by Antonija Putić


22 years of the Gdansk Shakespeare Festival

See how the festival has changed over the years


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.




ShakespeareOFF is a festival strand of alternative theatre and fringe presentations. This year, for the second time, it includes a competition. Details will follow soon.

Golden Yorick

Competition for the Best Polish Adaptation of Williama Shakespeare’s plays in the 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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Cooperation & Sponsors

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