WELCOME BACK
TO THE PLAYHOUSE

...with ASC SafeStart — the name we have given our comprehensive plans for actors, staff, and audiences to safely return, rehearse, and perform in Summer 2020.

Topher Embrey. Photo by Lauren Parker.

BRINGING THE PLAY-HOUSE
TO YOUR-HOUSE

"What does a theater company do when it can’t do what it was created for?
Anything it can think of." — The Washington Post

Much Ado About Nothing. Photo by Lindsey Walters.

Streaming is Over
(For Now)

BlkFrsTV is off the air for the time being - but check back this summer for more additions to our streaming platform!

Kenneth Hopkins Jr for The Grapes of Wrath. Photo by Lauren Parker.

Othello

by WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

Evil is everywhere in Shakespeare’s great tragedy, as the love of Othello and Desdemona is destroyed by envy and jealousy, and truth twisted by innuendo. You’ll find yourself on the edge of your seat as the deadly machinations unfold. Performance dates subject to change due to current events. Thank you for your patience.

COMING JULY 2020
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Twelfth Night 90

by WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

A merry 90-minute, no-intermission romp through one of Shakespeare’s most joyous rom-coms! Performance dates subject to change due to current events. Thank you for your patience.

COMING JULY 2020
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Live @ Blackfriars

Monthly

Join ASC music maestro Chris Johnston and special guests for a free, monthly concert from the Blackfriars stage, streamed live on ASC’s Facebook!

Virtual SHXcademy

EVERY THURS-SAT

Join our Education Team and ASC artists as we take the practices of the rehearsal room and introduce them to students of all ages via online workshops.

ASC/Masterclass

WAIT LIST SPACE AVAILABLE

Sustain the artists you love while learning something new, with intimate, 6-week courses focused on the creative process & a variety of subjects.

Education Resources Page

ALWAYS AVAILABLE

Use streaming video from BlkFrsTV alongside this collection of other ASC resources to create your own home curriculum or virtual classroom!

Explore BlkFrsTV

WANT MORE INFO?

Since audiences can’t come to the Blackfriars, ASC is bringing the Playhouse to you. Click here to learn all about BlkFrsTV and to see everything we have to offer via our brand-new streaming platform! Or, click on the left to explore individual titles.

Streaming 24/7
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BlkFrsTV FAQ

Confused? Have a question? Click here for answers for some of the frequently asked questions about our brand-new streaming service, BlkFrsTV!

Keep the Lights On

Help us share the universal lighting of the Blackfriars Playhouse for years to come! 

2020 Artistic Year

Single tickets for our 2020 seasons are on sale! Peruse the 2020 calendar...