Theater Companies

The National Endowment for the Arts, in cooperation with Arts Midwest, selected the following theater companies from across the country through competitive review processes. The companies are all exemplary, professional, not-for-profit groups with substantial performing experience.

The selected companies for the 2013-2014 season of Shakespeare for a New Generation are:

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Alabama Shakespeare Festival Montgomery, AL
A Noise Within Glendale, CA
California Shakespeare Theater Berkeley, CA
Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
The Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum Topanga, CA
African-American Shakespeare Company San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Shakespeare Festival San Francisco, CA
Denver Center Theatre Company Denver, CO
Hartford Stage Company Hartford, CT
Folger Theatre Washington, DC
Shakespeare Theatre Company Washington, DC
Orlando Shakespeare Theater Orlando, FL
Theater at Monmouth Monmouth, ME
Olney Theatre Center, National Players Olney, MD
Actors' Shakespeare Project Somerville, MA
Shakespeare & Company Lenox, MA
Guthrie Theater Minneapolis, MN
Kansas City Repertory Theatre Kansas City, MO
The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey Madison, NJ
The Acting Company New York, NY
Aquila Theatre Company New York, NY
Epic Theatre Ensemble New York, NY
Theatre for a New Audience New York, NY
Classic Stage Company New York NY
Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival Cold Spring, NY
Lincoln Center Theater New York, NY
PlayMakers Repertory Company Chapel Hill, NC
Great Lakes Theater Cleveland, OH
Oregon Shakespeare Festival Ashland, OR
Portland Center Stage Portland, OR
Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble Bloomsburg, PA
The Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival Center Valley, PA
Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre Pawtucket, RI
The Nashville Shakespeare Festival Nashville, TN
Tennessee Shakespeare Company Germantown, TN
Utah Shakespeare Festival Cedar City, UT
American Shakespeare Center Staunton, VA
Seattle Shakespeare Company Seattle, WA
American Players Theatre Spring Green, WI
First Stage Milwaukee, WI