Bring your Students Closer to Shakespeare and the Classics

For over 25 years, Cincinnati Shakespeare Company has been committed to inviting young voices to join the conversation about Shakespeare, the classics, drama, and more by presenting quality and engaging performances and workshops for over 50,000 students a year.

But even more, CSC is an educational partner! We are committed to supporting teachers and families and helping to illuminate these texts for students by providing in depth teaching tools, curriculum guidance, lesson plans, professional development, and more!

We would love to work with you and your students soon. Reach out to us today to discuss your educational goals!
Email: [email protected]

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!

At Your School

Shakespeare Performances On Tour

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company's touring company can perform at your school, venue, community center, and more!  These abridged Shakespeare performances clock in at just under 2 hours and conclude with a Q&A session.

In Your Classroom

Workshops and More

Our professional teaching artists will work with teachers to craft an unique experience that comes to your classroom and fits with your schedule.

Project 38

CSC's Flagship Educational Program

Each school year for PROJECT38, CSC collaborates with 38 different area schools, giving each school one of the 38 plays in Shakespeare’s canon.  The program culminates in the PROJECT38 Festival at the end of the school year.

Acting Classes

Teen Acting Classes

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company offers a variety of educational experiences for all ages taught by CSC Teaching Artists including our prestigious Groundlings and Groundlings Junior programs.

Summer Camps

Summer Camps for All Ages

Cincinnati Shakespeare's Theatre Summer Camp offers several weeks of theater day camp for all students in all grades who want to learn more about the art of theatre... and have fun!

Questions? Comments? Ready to Book?

Contact the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company Education Department

EMAIL: [email protected]

Thank You to our Sponsors

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company sends special thanks to its Education Season Sponsors Debby and Jim Mason, Honoring James R. Bridgeland, Jr., as well as the following foundations, companies, and individuals that support the Education Program: the Charles H. Dater Foundation; Charles Scott Riley III Foundation; Crosset Family Fund of the Greater Cincinnati Foundation; Elsa Heisel Sule Foundation; Eva Jane Romaine Coombe Fund of the Greater Cincinnati Foundation; John A. Schroth Family Charitable Trust; Johnson Charitable Gift Fund; Louise Dieterle Nippert Musical Arts Fund; Louise Taft Semple Foundation; Martha Holden Jennings Foundation; Mr. Martin Chavez; Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation; P&G Fund of the Greater Cincinnati Foundation; The Andrew Jergens Foundation; The Limestone Fund of the Greater Cincinnati Foundation; The Woodward Trust; William O. Purdy, Jr. Foundation Fund of the Greater Cincinnati Foundation; William P. Anderson Foundation; and the Wohlegemuth Herschede Foundation.