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 2014-2015 season of Shakespeare for a New Generation are:

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Alabama Shakespeare Festival Montgomery, AL
Fairbanks Shakespeare Theatre Fairbanks, AK
A Noise Within Glendale, CA
California Shakespeare Theater Berkeley, CA
The Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum Topanga, CA
San Francisco Shakespeare Festival San Francisco, CA
African-American Shakespeare Company San Francisco, CA
Hartford Stage Company Hartford, CT
Folger Theatre Washington, DC
Shakespeare Theatre Company Washington, DC
Idaho Shakespeare Festival Boise, ID
Indiana Repertory Theatre Indianapolis, IN
Actors Theatre of Louisville Louisville, KY
The Shakespeare Festival at Tulane New Orleans, LA
Theater at Monmouth Monmouth, ME
Actors' Shakespeare Project Somerville, MA
Shakespeare & Company Lenox, MA
Guthrie Theater Minneapolis, MN
Park Square Theatre Company St. Paul, MN
Montana Shakespeare in the Parks Bozeman, MT
Nebraska Shakespeare Festival Omaha, NE
The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey Madison, NJ
Aquila Theatre Company New York, NY
Epic Theatre Ensemble New York, NY
Classic Stage Company New York NY
PlayMakers Repertory Company Chapel Hill, NC
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company Cincinnati, OH
Oregon Shakespeare Festival Ashland, OR
Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble Bloomsburg, PA
Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival Center Valley, PA
The Warehouse Theatre Greenville, SC
The Nashville Shakespeare Festival Nashville, TN
Tennessee Shakespeare Company Germantown, TN
Utah Shakespeare Festival Cedar City, UT
American Shakespeare Center Staunton, VA
Henley Street Theatre (and Richmond Shakespeare) Richmond, VA
Barter Theatre Abingdon, VA
Seattle Shakespeare Company Seattle, WA
American Players Theatre Spring Green, WI