Tickets & Events

Tickets & Events

Shakespeare 2021 - IG (003)Nashville Shakespeare Festival and Kennie Playhouse Theatre present:
August Wilson’s JITNEY  **Jitney is rated MA for Mature Audiences**
Shakespeare’s 12th NIGHT 

The 33rd annual Summer Shakespeare Festival is back in Franklin with two productions from two of the greatest playwrights of all time: August Wilson and William Shakespeare.  Nashville Shakes is joining forces with Kennie Playhouse Theatre to produce August Wilson’s JITNEY, directed by Chuck Smith of the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, on September 16 & 17.
Then, September 18 & 19, is Shakespeare’s 12th NIGHT, directed by Jim Warren of the American Shakespeare Center. The festival will be held at Williamson County Performing Arts Center at Academy Park.

JITNEY:  Thursday and Friday, September 16 & 17
12th NIGHT:  Saturday and Sunday, September 18 & 19

5:15 PM - Gates Open
5:30 PM - “Insight”
6:00 PM - Pre-Show Concert Series
7:00 PM - Main Performance

Thursday, 9/16: Smoque Signals BBQ & Logan's Snack Shack
Friday, 9/17: Roadhouse Grille & Logan's Snack Shack
Saturday, 9/18: Smokin' Buttz & Logan's Snack Shack
Sunday, 9/19: Roadhouse Grille & Logan's Snack Shack

B.Y.O. (bring your own) chairs or blanket - $10 suggested donation
$40 reserved "Noble" seating buy-tickets-icon-17
$100 VIP "Royal Packages" available buy-tickets-icon-17

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Saturday, October 2, 2021
Organization of Competitive Bodies

Ticket prices: 
General Admission-$25 buy-tickets-icon-17
Coaches pass-$35 buy-tickets-icon-17
Senior & Military-$20 buy-tickets-icon-17

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*Masks are encouraged

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Celebration of Nations 2021

 Please join us Saturday Oct 9, 2021 for an entertaining afternoon filled with multicultural music & dance, German, Irish, Latin America & African.
Artist line up:
Natchez Trace Band
Sankofa African Drum & Dance
St. Rafael Latin Music
Various local acts
 Video performances from Franklin's 3 sister Cities:
Bad Soden Germany
Carleton place Canada
Abbey Leix Ireland
& much more.

VIP Seating-(includes reception at 11:45am) $50 buy-tickets-icon-17
General Admission-$10 buy-tickets-icon-17
General admission doors open at 12:30p show from 1:00pm-3:30pm
All proceeds go to support Sister Cities of Franklin & Williamson county.
*Masks are encouraged

Off the Square Theatre Company presents:

Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical

Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, The Tony Award winning Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical is the captivating masterpiece from the Royal Shakespeare Company that revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of imagination and the inspiring story of a girl who dreams of a better life. With 

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book by Dennis Kelly and original songs by Tim Minchin, Matilda has won 47 international awards and continues to thrill sold-out audiences of all ages around the world.

Thursday, October 14th: 7pm buy-tickets-icon-17
Friday, October 15th: 7pm buy-tickets-icon-17
Saturday, October 16th: 1pm buy-tickets-icon-17
Saturday, October 16th: 6pm buy-tickets-icon-17

Thursday, October 21st: 7pm buy-tickets-icon-17
Friday, October 22nd: 7pm buy-tickets-icon-17
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General Admission: $15

*Masks are encouraged

All major credit cards accepted



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