Kansas City’s Shakespeare festival plans big return in honor of 30th season


Shakespeare Festival

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The curtain will rise on a Kansas City summer tradition.

The Heart of America Shakespeare Festival announced Monday that will return to Southmoreland Park in 2022. This time to preform “Romeo & Juliet” on the stage.

The group’s annual festival has been canceled the past two seasons because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Organizers turned to virtual performances and other events to continue to share its love of Shakespeare.

Next summer’s festival is scheduled to run June 14-July 3, 2022.

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