For the 14th year running, Water Works presents Shakespeare Royal Oak, promising a schedule of the one Bard's greatest works coupled with a hilarious rendition of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) [Revised]. Water Works founder Ed Nahat will direct Hamlet as it's performed by a fine cast of Michigan actors, including Drew Parker in the titular role. Youth programs will complement the performances, where students can learn from seasoned performers throughout the duration of the festival. Water Works Academy will cater to high school and pre-college students while KidsAct with serve pre-high school ages. Show times vary, so click on www.shakespeareroyaloak.com for a full schedule. Parking is available at or adjacent to the park.