Birds of Shakespeare: The lark

It is the dawn of a new year, the ideal time to meet Shakespeare’s herald of the dawn: the lark. Shakespeare mainly employs the lark as a beloved symbol for the morning. Most of the lark’s 27 appearances in Shakespeare’s works feature it welcoming the start of each day with a sweet song.

What’s onstage at Shakespeare theaters this winter

Sometimes it seems like January and February drag on forever. Thankfully, in 2023, there’s lots of thrilling theater to keep our spirits up. Here’s our round-up of performances from our theater partners across the United States this winter.