New Swan Shakespeare Festival 2022

New Swan Shakespeare Festival 2022

July 8 - September 3, 2022

Pericles, Prince of Tyre
Comedy of Errrorrs


Join us all (mid)summer as New Swan Theater opens after two years, presenting two classics running in repertory!


Pericles, Prince of Tyre
Destiny leads Prince Pericles on a fantastical tour of the vast and varied world. Through shipwrecks, tournaments, assassins, and pirates, a lost prince finds his family and himself. Join us and celebrate the resiliency of the human spirit!

The Comedy of Errrorrs
New Swan lands Shakespeare’s wittiest comedy on a '70s boardwalk. Will the double set of funk-loving twins unravel the mysteries of mistaken identities, madness, and witchcraft? Boogie on down and find out!


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Celebrate New Swan
Friday, July 15, 2022

A 10th Anniversary Gala
Opening Night of The Comedy of Errrorrs
Join us for a midsummer's night to remember as we make our triumphant return to the stage!

Not to be missed, this exclusive event will be a magical and elegant evening under the stars celebrating the tenth anniversary season, and the opening night of The Comedy of Errrorrs. Each summer, New Swan Shakespeare Festival is one of UCI and Orange County’s most highly anticipated events.

Proceeds from the Celebrate New Swan Gala support our 2022 season and year-long educational programs. With your support, we will continue to serve our community by producing accessible, impactful, and meaningful productions that explore the humanity of the Shakespearean canon by embracing education, research, and community outreach.

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July 8, 2022 - 12:00am
September 3, 2022 - 11:55pm
September 3, 2022 - 12:00am
September 3, 2022 - 11:55pm