Welcome to the New Swan Shakespeare Festival!

New Swan Shakespeare Festival is Orange County’s only professional Shakespeare festival performed outdoors in a sustainable, portable mini-Elizabethan theatre, the New Swan Theater, where the audience and actors inhabit the same dynamic, in-the-round space. For ticket information, click here. For Festival & Educational opportunities, click here.

New Swan Shakespeare Festival is a professional theatre located at and produced in partnership with the University of California, Irvine, the Claire Trevor School of the Arts, and the Department of Drama.

UCI CTSA Dept of Drama