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Jeff Watkins Talks About The Henries on City Lights with Lois Reitzes

Jeff visited Lois at WABE to talk Shakespeare, history and why the Henries are more modern than Game of Thrones.

ASC receives two Suzi Bass Awards Nominations

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Education Director Laura Cole joins the ArtsGeorgia Advisory Council

ArtsGeorgia establishes Advisory Council

ASC Awarded $25,000 by the NEA to Participate in Shakespeare In American Communities

The Atlanta Shakespeare Company (ASC) was awarded a $25,000 grant from Arts Midwest on behalf of the National Endowment for the Arts that will allow ASC to participate in Shakespeare in American Communities, the NEA’s national project to bring professional Shakespeare performances to communities with little access to professional theatre. 

ASC Awarded $20,000 by the National Endowment for the Arts

National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu has approved more than $82 million to fund local arts projects and partnerships in the NEA’s second major funding announcement for fiscal year 2016.  Included in this announcement is an Art Works award of $20,000 to the Atlanta Shakespeare Company (ASC) to fund residencies at Atlanta Public Schools.


The Atlanta Shakespeare Company has been selected as one of the 21 venues for the Cultural Experience Project offered by the Office of Cultural Affairs.

ASC Joins the Folger Shakespeare Library’s Theater Partnership Program

ASC is thrilled to be part of a partnership with the Folger Shakespeare Library that facilitates the exchange of educational content between the Folger and its partner theaters across the country.

ASC Welcomes Kurt Kuehn of UPS to its Board of Directors

We are honored to welcome Mr. Kurt Kuehn to ASC’s Board of Directors.

ASC Presents a Sensory Friendly Performance of A Christmas Carol (Dec 3, 2016)

We are offering a Sensory Friendly matinee performance of A Christmas Carol. Here is everything you need to know!

Atlanta Intown Theatre Partnership (AITP)

The Atlanta Shakespeare Company announces its collaboration with four in-town Atlanta theatre companies.

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