the taming of the shrew.


“They’re officially my favorite outdoor-Shakespeare troupe” – Justin Hayford of the Chicago Reader …recommended!

The Arc returned for its 8th year at Shakespeare on the Ridge with the bard’s comedy of courtship, family drama and falling in love for the first time.  Shakespeare on the Ridge favorites Natalie Sallee* and Teddy Boone* helm an ALL-FEMALE powerhouse cast to tell this controversial shakespeare comedy through a fresh, fun and unexpected lens.

July 22nd through August 13th, 2017.  Saturdays and Sundays at 7pm. @ Ridgeville Park (908 Seward St.) 

Featuring <pictured below> Audrey Gladson (Tranio), Emily Green (Petruchio), Marie Weigle (Bianca), Tara Bouldrey (Lucentio), Sheila Landahl (Baptista), Bridget Schreiber (Katharine), Margaret Garofalo (Hortensio), Megan DeLay (Grumia), and Emily Demko (Gremio)

Directors Natalie Sallee* and Teddy Boone*, Stage Manager Erin Collins, Set Designer Mark Boergers*, Costume Designer Hailey Rakowiecki , Movement Director Dustyn Martincich*, Assistant Stage Manager Harmony Zhang

*denotes company member of The Arc Theatre