Celebrate William Shakespeare’s Birthday with the American Shakespeare Center!

Saturday, April 23, 2022 join ASC Education for some fun, family-friendly activities.


Market St. in front of the American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse


Saturday, April 23 from 10 AM – 1 PM


This event is entirely free and open to the public


A day of family friendly events with a environmental focus.

Activities include:

  • Make Your Own Bear Puppet
  • Chalk Art and Painting
  • Demonstrations by Black Bear Composting
  • Staunton Library Booth
  • Shakespeare MadLibs
  • A Bouncy Castle!
Special Events

10:00 AM Performance of a 30min The Comedy of Errors by ASC’s Drama Club (Free, see COVID19 protocols for performance)

12:30 PM Cupcakes by Whipp’d Cakery

Don’t forget- Staunton Downtown Dining is back! Enjoy your favorite dishes outside on Beverley Street. Check out Blackfriars Sandwich at Pampered Palate!