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.


ASC has become a dual citizen of the physical and digital worlds! Join us for this diverse group of events, completely online!

Much Ado About Nothing. Photo by Lindsey Walters.

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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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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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.

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Live @ Blackfriars

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

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Enroll in our Early Modern History SHXCademies this February and dive into the theater, social, and regnal history of Shakespeare's time!

BlkFrsTV: Now Streaming

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

SHXSeries is back!

With classes for beginners to experts, SHXSeries has you covered—Explore our stellar educational programs now, before space is sold out!

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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...