Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What are the different ticket types available? 

A: We have three different ticket types available, which are filled on a "General Admission by Section" system:

Premium Seating - For those wanting to be closest to the action, premium seats are guaranteed in the front 2 rows of seating area.  Tickets in this section are regularly $69.00.
Regular Seating - General Admission seating - no bad seats, great view!  Tickets in this section are regularly $49.00.
Rear Seating - Seating in the last row of the theatre. Full view of the show, just a little further back - same great comedy and beer! Tickets in this section are regularly $29.00.

Q: Do you only have events / performances on Wednesdays? 

A: For the moment, we only have performances on Wednesdays - August 3rd, August 10th and August 17th.  Sign up for announcements on further dates.

Q: What does my ticket include? 

A: Admission tickets provide you with access to the event, from an hour before the performance start time to one hour after, to enjoy our selection of food and drinks, listen to hot jazz performed by Django Futuro and to see The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged).  Beer buckets are sold separately and can also be purchased at the event. 

Q: Can I purchase tickets at the doors / at the event?

A:  Tickets can be purchased at the doors, but we do advise buying tickets online instead.  Seating capacity is limited and there may not be tickets available if not purchased prior to arrival.  

Q: Will there only be beer at ShakesBeer? 

A: Though we pride ourselves on the craft beers exclusively available at ShakesBeer, we do understand that you may not want to drink just beer at our event.  For this reason we also have a limited selection of house wines, water, juices and soda available!

Q: Can I only purchase beer buckets online, prior to the event? 

A: Beer Buckets, single beers and other drinks can also be purchased at the event.  We offer pre-purchases for beer buckets via our website for your convenience.  

Q: When do the doors open and the show start? 

A: The performance of The Complete Works of Shakespeare (*Abridged) starts at the time indicated on your tickets.  We encourage patrons to arrive an hour before that time to enjoy the great food and drink options available!  After the show, you can also stay for up to an hour to continue the fun with friends and family. 

Q: Will food be available?

A: Certainly! Continue watching our website for announcements on which local pop-up chefs will be featured at each event! 

Q: What is the running time of the show? 

A: The Complete Works of Shakespeare (*Abridged) runs for 90 minutes!

Q: Can children come along? 

A: Although ShakesBeer is primarily recommended for adults, the content in The Complete Works of Shakespeare (*Abridged) is suitable for the whole family.  Beer and wine will not be sold to persons under the age of 19, in accordance with Ontario laws.


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