Poet, playwright, author. Some say the greatest writer in the English language.
With 2016 marking four centuries of iconic literature, the world commemorates these four hundred years of the great legend, William Shakespeare. And this April, Wausau joins the celebration with a month of Shakespearean events! Shakespeare 400 Wausau is a month-long merriment of the man that has influenced theater, books, art, and culture of today. All April long, visit participating local businesses for Shakespearean specials and a chance to win a Chamber of Commerce gift card! Click here to learn how!
What began as just the Grand Theater honoring Shakespeare with April 21st’s performance of The Improvised Shakespeare Company has transformed into a community-wide celebration with over 15 different events!
With family friendly events at the Woodson Art Museum to drink specials at Malarkey’s Pub. Live performances at The Grand to open-mic nights at La Prima Deli.
Throughout the month, check back to our blog to read more on individual businesses and their specials as The Grand participates in #Shakespeare400Wausau! Click here for full event descriptions.