Is it really a Shakespeare play without some dancing? 💃🎶😃 #ComedyOfErrors2018

Our poster reveal is here! 📣 Check out the vibrant and colourful poster designed by Cameron Dickons! Keep your eyes peeled for the poster in the Manawatu community too. It will be popping up before you know it. #ComedyOfErrors2018

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Thanks to Sy Taffel we have a full album of our show to look back on for years to come! Relive the show or take a glimpse at what was if you weren't able to make it.

Manawatu Summer Shakespeare 2018, directed by Peter Hambleton

A huge shout out to those pages that gave *us* a shout out and supported our show! These pages included Shakespeare Globe Centre New Zealand, Square Edge Community Arts, Massey University Drama Society, Massey University School of English and Media Studies, Shakespeare in the Park Wanganui, The Square Palmerston North and MORE! Go and give them a like and check out what they're up to. 👍

Another year and another season of Manawatu Summer Shakespeare is over! 🎭 We'd love to thank our sponsors for which our show wouldn't be possible without: Massey University, Square Edge Community Arts, Palmerston North City Council, Eastern & Central Community Trust, Central Energy Trust and Palmerston North City Creative Communities Trust.

FINAL SHOW tonight! Come join us to bid farewell to The Comedy of Errrors at 7pm in the rose gardens. We'll go out with a bang! 💥

Unfortunately due to the weather, tonight’s show has been CANCELLED. The weather forecast is looking better for tomorrow night. We hope to see you tomorrow or Saturday night for our two final shows at 7pm.

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Still waiting to hear back from our Stage Manager and Director to see whether the show is on tonight! We will keep you all posted and let you know asap. You might hear from our Stage Manager on here later too so watch this space.

A great review from Richard Mays! Read what he thought about the show. Don't worry if you missed out, we still have 3 upcoming shows on March 8th, 9th and 10th! 😎

Shakespeare's "The Comedy of Errors" opened its Summer Shakespeare season in the Victoria Esplanade.

It's Esplanade Day tomorrow and we'll be performing our 2pm matinee in the rose gardens! 🌷 Come and see this great replica clock tower by Set Designer Nic Green in all it's glory. It's set to be a sunny and warm day tomorrow so don't forget your sunblock and hat! ☀️

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TONIGHT we open! 🎉 The Comedy of Errors will officially start its season at 7pm tonight in the Esplanade Rose Gardens, by the pond! Here's a few things you might need to know...
- There will be no wet weather venue
- Our shows are wheelchair accessible
- It might get a bit chilly so wrap up warm!
- Toilets are within walking distance ...
After the show, tell us your thoughts and we might share them on the page! 😉

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The Breeze's Burnzee welcomed us this morning! Did you hear cast member Emma, Stage Manager Lauren and Director Peter? Huge thanks to MediaWorks Manawatu for allowing us the opportunity to chat with Burnzee 😃 #ComedyofErrors2018

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Tomorrow morning a bit after 8am we'll be on the air talking to The Breeze's Burnzee! Be sure to tune in to the Manawatu station 98.6FM 🔊

Another little piece, this time written by Richard Mays! We can't wait to show you all the The Comedy of Errors, OPENING this Thursday night in the Esplanade rose gardens at 7pm! #ComedyofErrors2018

A family separated gets together again in Palmerston north's Summer Shakespeare production of "The Comedy of Errors"

Did you know that Manawatu Summer Shakespeare has been performing since 2003? That will make this years The Comedy of Errors the 16th show for the company! Have you decided which show you're coming along to? #ComedyofErrors2018

Mar 1 - Mar 10Victoria Esplanade GardensPalmerston North, New Zealand
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FAHS Feilding High School added 6 new photos.

FAHS Feilding High School was pleased to welcome Manawatu Summer Shakespeare's director, Peter Hambleton and stage manager, FAHS Feilding High School alumni Fergusson to the school today to work with our student Shakespeare group.

The students work-shopped through a scene from this year's production, The Comedy of Errors, and received feedback from Peter, Lauren, as well as cast members and FAHS Feilding High School alumni Brittney Dicker and Nyah Toomey.

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Our Director Peter Hambleton is also the current Artist in Residence at Massey University. He and a few of our cast and crew have been visiting high schools for the Arts in Schools program and to talk about The Comedy of Errors. So far they have visited Awatapu and Feilding High Schools. 📷: Cam Dickons

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Did you catch us as the arts feature in the Manawatū Standard today? We want to give a huge shout out to it's writer Carly Thomas and photographer Warwick Smith for working with us. It was a blast 🎉

Summer Shakespeare is back in Palmerston North. This year we'll get a bit wet.