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:

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