Midsommer Flight’s 2017 Season

Season Kick Off Picnic

Saturday, June 17, 2017
Lincoln Park
11:30 AM – 1:30 PM

Midsommer Flight kicks off its 2017 season with a picnic in the park! This free event will give Midsommer Flight patrons and community members the opportunity to mingle with ensemble and summer cast, enjoy a BYO picnic in the park, and enjoy a short program including a stage combat demonstration and a Q&A with cast and crew of Hamlet.

The picnic will be held in the park on Stockton Avenue between the Lincoln Park Cultural Center and the Zoo (official address is the Lincoln Park Cultural Center at 2045 N Lincoln Park West).

Summer 2017: Hamlet

by William Shakespeare
directed by Producing Artistic Directot Beth Wolf

July 8 – August 27, 2017
Saturdays at 6:00 PM
Sundays at 2:00 PM
Performed outdoors at
Lincoln Park, Touhy Park, Schreiber Park, and Gross Park

Come join Midsommer Flight outside in the parks again this summer with Shakespeare’s most famous tragedy, Hamlet. Live music will begin a half hour prior to each performance. Come early and bring a picnic! All performances are FREE and open to the public. Donations are gratefully accepted. Read more.

Performance Schedule:
July 8, 9, and August 26, 27 at Lincoln Park, 2045 N. Lincoln Park West, Chicago, 60614
July 15, 16, 22, 23 at Touhy Park, 7348 N. Paulina Street, Chicago 60626
July 29, 30, August 5, 6 at Schreiber Park, 1552 W. Schreiber Avenue, Chicago 60626
August 12, 13, 19, 20 at Gross Park, 2708 W. Lawrence Avenue, Chicago 60625

Winter 2017: Twelfth Night

A Holiday Tradition Continues!

November 30 – December 17, 2017
Thursdays – Sundays at 7:30 PM
Lincoln Park Conservatory
2391 N. Stockton Drive, Chicago 60614

Our holiday smash hit returns to the Lincoln Park Conservatory for a third year! Don’t miss the “bright and joyful” show that critics and audiences adored. All performances are FREE and open to the public, although reservations will be recommended due to limited seating. Donations are gratefully accepted. Read more.


Midsommer Flight is a proud Arts Partner with the Chicago Park District. Both productions will be presented as part of the City of Chicago’s Night Out in the Parks initiative.