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‘Network,’ ‘Little Women’ and more in Cincy Shakes' 2020-21 lineup

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Posted at 8:37 PM, Mar 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-04 20:41:48-05

CINCINNATI — The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company released its lineup of shows for its 2020-2021 season Wednesday night.

The company's 27th season features Shakespeare classics like "Romeo and Juliet" and the Bard's "Comedy of Errors," fresh adaptations like "Network" and "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," and American masters like August Wilson's "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" and Louisa May Alcott's "Little Women."

All productions feature Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s Resident Company of Actors.

Here are the shows you can catch at the Otto M. Budig Theater starting later this summer:

Born Yesterday
by Garson Kanin
July 17 – Aug. 2, 2020

adapted for the stage by Lee Hall, based on the film by Paddy Chayefsky
Sept. 4 – 26, 2020

Romeo and Juliet
by William Shakespeare
Oct. 9 – 31, 2020

Little Women
by Kate Hamill, adapted from the novel by Louisa May Alcott
Nov. 13 – Dec. 5, 2020

Every Christmas Story Ever Told (and Then Some!)
by Michael Carleton, James FitzGerald, and John K. Alvarez
Dec. 11 – 27, 2020

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
by August Wilson
Jan. 22 – Feb. 13, 2021

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
by Dale Wasserman, based on the novel by Ken Kesey
Feb. 26 – March 20, 2021

The Comedy of Errors
by William Shakespeare
April 2 – 24, 2021

King Charles III
by Mike Bartlett
May 7 - 23, 2021

For tickets and more information, click here.