Shakespeare in Central Park: Undercover Adventure

4.52 (23 ratings)
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Shakespeare grew up surrounded by the Forest of Arden. New Yorkers have Central Park, an 843-acre urban oasis. 

Shakespeare in the Park has become as New Yorkian as a bagel with cream cheese.  In this game you will hike easily up to the two highest natural points in Central Park and experience Shakespeare’s storytelling in a whole new light.  

Have a nap, cross-dress, buy a house, escape a lion’s clutches and even marry. This exploration game has it all. Ready? When you’re ready, enter stage left!

Availability:

  • Can be played on
    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

  • During these hours
    Whole day

  • Languages
    English

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Highlights

  • Explore 19th century Seneca Village, the site of a middle class African American community.

  • Immerse yourself in the world of Shakespeare at the Delacorte Theater, The 4-acre Shakespeare Garden, and The Richard Burton Bench.

  • Savor a panoramic view of Central Park’s treetops and Turtle Pond from the Terrace of Belvedere Castle.

Storyline

You are Rosalind – Shakespeare’s witty character from As You Like It. Your father, Duke Senior, has been banished from court by his brother, Duke Frederick. You remain as a companion to your cousin Celia but, suddenly, Duke Frederick grows angry with your independent spirit and exiles you as well. 
 
You disguise herself as a young lad - Ganymede - and set out for the nearby Forest of Arden to find your father. Celia, dressed as a shepherdess and Touchstone the court jester sneak off with you. 

Experience's route

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Places you will visit

12

It will take you

75-105 mins

You will walk

2100 steps

Total distance

1.6 km

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Ratings and Reviews

4.52

23 ratings

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Emily Elizabeth Cobb

30 Mar 2024

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15 Mar 2024

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15 Mar 2024

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13 Mar 2024

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13 Mar 2024

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