Cincinnati and Shakespeare

Cincinnati Museum Center

Cincinnati Museum Center is proud to tour manage Shakespeare and His First Folio, offered by Folger Shakespeare in collaboration with the American Library Association (ALA) Public Programs Office. The tour is made possible in part by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.

Cincinnati Public Library

Before it was demolished in 1955 and rebuilt with a modern design, William Shakespeare’s head watched over everyone coming through the main entrance. See link for image.

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is a resident ensemble theatre company bringing Shakespeare and the Classics to life for audiences of all ages.

Project 38 CSC’s outreach program with local schools getting them involved with Shakespeare and the arts.

English Speaking Union- Annual Shakespeare Competition

The purpose of the competition is to interest today’s students in Shakespeare, his dramatic and poetic art, his universality, and his use of the English language. In preparing a passage from one of the plays for recitation, a student can bring Shakespeare to life and learn to express his words with feeling, comprehension and clarity.

Queen City Music Studio

Offers programs for children and teens to learn more about acting and Shakespeare’s works.