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Raise the Curtain & Support the Stage Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s work on stage, in schools, and in the community has grown over the last two decades to a world-class standard garnering critical acclaim and a fierce fan base. CSC is about to raise the curtain on our first permanent home at the corner of 12th and […]


CINCINNATI SHAKESPEARE COMPANY 2017-2018 SEASON AUDITIONS The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is excited to announce auditions for the 2017-2018 season- the inaugural season in our brand new facility on Over-the-Rhine. The auditions will be held at our current location, 719 Race St in downtown Cincinnati on the following dates: Saturday February 18th          10:00pm – 5:00pm Sunday […]

On Tour To Your Classroom

MIDSUMMER FOR YOUNG AUDIENCES This 45-minute interactive touring show takes your elementary school students through the magical world of A Midsummer Night’s Dream with three professional CSC actors. With a mix of Shakespeare’s poetry and modern language, the performance brings fairies, wacky Athenians, puppets, and more of your favorite moments from Shakespeare’s classic tale to […]

On Tour To Your School

Invite Shakespeare In Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s touring company, comprised of six professional actors, will be touring The Merry Wives of Windsor, Romeo and Juliet, and Macbeth in the 2017-2018 school year. These productions clock in under two hours, and the touring company can perform in almost any space (approximately 15’ x 20’), including gyms, theaters, and libraries. The show […]

Educational Matinees

Bring Students to Our Theater Attend a 10 a.m. performance of the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company main stage show and engage in a post-performance discussion with the cast at the brand new Otto M. Budig Theater!   Shows and Dates 2017-1018 School Year Sept. 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, & 27 Oct. 17, 18, 24, 25, […]

Now Playing!Richard III-February 17- March 11, 2017 Buy Tickets A Raisin in the Sun-March 24- April 15, 2017 Buy Tickets The Tempest-April 28- May 20, 2017 Buy Tickets The Debut Season at The Otto M. Budig Theater-Opening September 2017 Learn More 1 2 3 4 Richard III Buy Tickets Enroll Now For Summer Camp Enroll […]

Company Members

Brian Isaac Phillips Producing Artistic Director & Ensemble, Eighteenth Season Mr. Phillips just celebrated his 13th season of artistic leadership of Cincinnati Shakespeare Company. He was named Producing Artistic Director in 2010 after being Artistic Director since 2003. Prior to these responsibilities, he served with the organization as Associate Artistic Director for one season, as […]


Bringing Shakespeare and the Classics Within Reach Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is moving to the brand new Otto M. Budig Theater starting with the 2017-1018 school year!  This means we can accommodate more students than ever before for our Educational Matinees.  We also are greatly expanding the availability of our touring programs to your school and […]