Tickets are not currently on sale for the 2018 Season of the Illinois Shakespeare Festival.
Use the links below to explore our offerings. In the near future, you can buy your tickets online (single ticket sales only) or call the Box Office at (309) 438-2535 to order.
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The Illinois Shakespeare Festival daytime ticket office is located on the Illinois State University Campus:
For Tickets in Advance:
Metered parking is available on School Street in front of the Centennial East building. The CPA building is located next to Centennial East. Box Office hours are listed above.
For Tickets the Night of:
Tickets are available for purchase at the Ewing Box Office on Tuesdays-Thursdays beginning at 6:30 p.m., Fridays at 6 p.m., and Saturdays at 6:15 p.m. On Sunday, July 10, tickets will be available at 6:30 p.m. Each Sunday thereafter, tickets will be available at 5 p.m.
The Festival's theatre was designed with numerous seats accessible for patrons requiring special assistance. Please notify the ticket office of special needs at the time of purchase. For those in need of wheelchair assistance or assisted listening devices at the performance, please alert an usher at any time.