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 2015-2016 season of Shakespeare in American Communities are:

Companysort icon Location
Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum Topanga, CA
Utah Shakespeare Festival Cedar City, UT
Trinity Repertory Company Providence, RI
Theatre for a New Audience New York, NY
The Warehouse Theatre Greenville, SC
The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey Madison, NJ
Shakespeare Theatre Company Washington, DC
Shakespeare & Company Lenox, MA
Seattle Shakespeare Company Seattle, WA
Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre Pawtucket, RI
Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival Center Valley, PA
Park Square Theatre St. Paul, MN
Orlando Shakespeare Theater Orlando, FL
Oregon Shakespeare Festival Ashland, OR
Olney Theatre Center, National Players Olney, MD
Nashville Shakespeare Festival Nashville, TN
Montana Shakespeare in the Parks Bozeman, MT
Kentucky Shakespeare Louisville, KY
Hartford Stage Company Hartford, CT
Guthrie Theater Minneapolis, MN
Great Lakes Theater Cleveland, OH
GableStage Coral Gables, FL
Folger Theatre Washington, DC
Denver Center Theatre Company Denver, CO
Dallas Theater Center Dallas, TX
Classic Stage Company New York NY
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company Cincinnati, OH
Chicago Shakespeare Theater Chicago, IL
California Shakespeare Theater Berkeley, CA
Barter Theatre Abingdon, VA
Atlanta Shakespeare Company Atlanta, GA
Arkansas Repertory Theatre Little Rock, AR
Aquila Theatre Company New York, NY
American Shakespeare Center Staunton, VA
American Players Theatre Spring Green, WI
Alabama Shakespeare Festival Montgomery, AL
African-American Shakespeare Company San Francisco, CA
Actors' Shakespeare Project Somerville, MA
A Noise Within Pasadena, CA