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:

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