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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American Players Theatre Spring Green, WI
First Stage Milwaukee, WI
Seattle Shakespeare Company Seattle, WA
American Shakespeare Center Staunton, VA
Utah Shakespeare Festival Cedar City, UT
The Nashville Shakespeare Festival Nashville, TN
Tennessee Shakespeare Company Germantown, TN
Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre Pawtucket, RI
Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble Bloomsburg, PA
The Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival Center Valley, PA
Oregon Shakespeare Festival Ashland, OR
Portland Center Stage Portland, OR
Great Lakes Theater Cleveland, OH
PlayMakers Repertory Company Chapel Hill, NC
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
The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey Madison, NJ
Kansas City Repertory Theatre Kansas City, MO
Guthrie Theater Minneapolis, MN
Actors' Shakespeare Project Somerville, MA
Shakespeare & Company Lenox, MA
Olney Theatre Center, National Players Olney, MD
Theater at Monmouth Monmouth, ME
Orlando Shakespeare Theater Orlando, FL
Folger Theatre Washington, DC
Shakespeare Theatre Company Washington, DC
Hartford Stage Company Hartford, CT
Denver Center Theatre Company Denver, CO
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
Alabama Shakespeare Festival Montgomery, AL