Actors' Renaissance Summer

ASC returns with a three-show summer season!

The exterior of the Blackfriars Playhouse. Photo by Marek Kunicki.


BlkFrsTV is back! Explore current titles—including our 2020 SafeStart Season!


Announcing NEW SHXSeries dates for Winter/Spring 2021

Brandon Carter. Photo by Lauren Parker.

Actors' Renaissance Summer

Join ASC as it goes “once more unto the breach”—mounting an electrifying, three-show Actors’ Renaissance Summer Season that challenges ideas of power and leadership.  

Summer 2021
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BlkFrsTV Winter/Spring 2021

Enjoy cinema quality recordings of ASC's Othello, A Midsummer's Night Dream, and Twelfth Night in your home!

January - March 2021
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Three Pack


The Education Team takes the practices of the rehearsal room and introduces them to students in this exciting series of workshops. This flexible course is for all ages, plus students get a free digital ticket to a BlkFrsTV streaming production. New Sessions begin on February 1,  2021!

Thru April 2021
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SHXTeach at ASC

SHXClub & SHXSpace

Cure after school boredom with Shakespeare as your teacher. Build confidence and expand creativity with our online after-school programs, designed for students ages 9 - 18.

Winter Session Opens Soon
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SHXClass & SHXTeach

ASC now offers services for teachers virtually. With us, educators can take a break and let ASC Education Artists engage your classroom on the themes you’ve selected. Or, grow as an educator and enhance your curriculum with seminars taught by our experienced team.

On Your Schedule
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ASC Memberships

Get the best seats at the best deals—in a flexible ASC Membership!

BlkFrsTV: Now Streaming

Bring the magic of Blackfriars Playhouse home to you. Explore current titles streaming on our BlkFrsTV.

Support #SHXCamp!

Get an exclusive, new shirt—and all proceeds will go to supporting our SHXCamp! Only available until March 6th.

Become Ingrained

When you support American Shakespeare Center, you become ingrained in the Blackfriars Playhouse. Join us by making your tax-deductible donation today.

ASC SafeStart

ASC was among the first companies in North America to return to live performance with our innovative & evolving SafeStart Plan. Learn more & explore our calendar...