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2022–2023 Grantees

Now in its 20th year, Shakespeare in American Communities is a theater program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest. Below are the theater companies working in schools and the organizations that will work in juvenile justice facilities selected to participate in the program for 2022-2023

Shakespeare in American Communities: Juvenile Justice

Grants to support theater education programs in juvenile justice facilities that illuminate the works of Shakespeare and addresses his work in modern context.

Theater Company/Organization City State Award
See Stories Anchorage AK $20,000
Marin Shakespeare Company San Rafael CA $20,000
Delaware Shakespeare Festival Wilmington DE $15,000
Shakespeare at Notre Dame Notre Dame IN $20,000
Kentucky Shakespeare Louisville KY $15,000
Actors’ Shakespeare Project Charlestown MA $20,000
Shakespeare Behind Bars Macatawa MI $20,000
Youth Arts: Unlocked Swartz Creek MI $20,000
Tennessee Shakespeare Company Memphis TN $20,000

 

Shakespeare in American Communities: Schools

Grants to support performances of Shakespeare and related educational activities for students from five or more schools.

Theater Company/Organization City State Award
African-American Shakespeare Company San Francisco CA $25,000
Cal Shakes Berkeley CA $25,000
Marin Shakespeare Company San Rafael CA $25,000
San Francisco Shakespeare Festival San Francisco CA $25,000
Santa Cruz Shakespeare Santa Cruz CA $25,000
Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum Topanga CA $25,000
Colorado Shakespeare Festival Boulder CO $25,000
Denver Center Theatre Company Denver CO $25,000
Shakespeare Theatre Company Washington DC $25,000
Orlando Shakes Orlando FL $25,000
Idaho Shakespeare Festival Boise ID $25,000
Indy Shakes Indianapolis IN $25,000
Kentucky Shakespeare Louisville KY $25,000
Actors’ Shakespeare Project Charlestown MA $25,000
Shakespeare & Company Lenox MA $25,000
Olney Theatre Center for the Arts Olney MD $25,000
Round House Theatre Bethesda MD $25,000
Theater at Monmouth Monmouth ME $25,000
Montana Shakespeare in the Parks Bozeman MT $25,000
PlayMakers Repertory Company Chapel Hill NC $25,000
The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey Florham Park NJ $25,000
Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival Garrison NY $25,000
Red House Syracuse NY $25,000
The Acting Company New York NY $25,000
Theatre for a New Audience New York NY $25,000
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company Cincinnati OH $25,000
Great Lakes Theater Cleveland OH $25,000
Lantern Theater Company Philadelphia PA $25,000
Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival Center Valley PA $25,000
Quintessence Theatre Group Philadelphia PA $25,000
Trinity Repertory Company Providence RI $25,000
Nashville Shakespeare Festival Nashville TN $25,000
Tennessee Shakespeare Company Memphis TN $25,000
Alley Theatre Houston TX $25,000
Texas Shakespeare Festival Kilgore TX $25,000
Utah Shakespeare Festival Cedar City UT $25,000
Barter Theatre Abingdon VA $25,000
Seattle Shakespeare Company Seattle WA $25,000
American Players Theatre Spring Green WI $25,000
Milwaukee Repertory Theater Milwaukee WI $25,000

 

Shakespeare in American Communities is supported by the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest.