thank you

We rely on the generous support of people like you to sustain our tradition of artistic excellence, and secure a bright future for our Company.

Shakespeare And Co Actor In Light

Volunteer With Shakespeare & Company

If you would like to learn more about or become more involved in Shakespeare & Company here are some options:

  • Visit us at Riotous Youth. All classes and rehearsals are open and you are welcome to visit.
  • Enjoy our property: see performances, enjoy our refreshments, visit our gift shop, picnic on our lawns, walk on our public trails, and more. You are welcome!
  • Volunteer at Shakespeare & Company (bulk mailings, gardening, gift shop, etc…) there are many benefits you can receive. Please call 413-637-1199 ext. 177 or email
  • Riotous Youth is looking for donations of craft supplies. They don’t need to be new: poster board, crayons, markers, fabric, fabric scraps, lace, ribbon, buttons, water-soluble paint, paint brushes, glue, old magazines, calendars and anything else you can think of. We’ll use these materials for visual arts projects. Call the Education Program at 413-637-1199 ext. 123.
  • Donate items: clothing, kitchen items, appliances, cars, computers, etc (in working order)… Plus it’s all tax deductible. Please contact the Company Manager at 413-637-1199 ext.106.
  • Are you a teacher? Perhaps you’d be interested in our Professional Development workshops (PDP points available.) Contact The Education Program at 413-637-1199 ext. 123 or
  • Sign up for our e-mail listclick here to receive performance announcements as well as exclusive offers for our regular performance season in addition to announcements about Riotous Youth and our other programs!

Shakespeare & Company is a professional live theatre company in the heart of the Berkshires, presenting a vibrant summer performance season featuring the works of Shakespeare in repertory with classic and contemporary plays. The Company offers one of the most extensive actor training programs by a regional theatre in the country, and is also home to an award-winning and nationally recognized theatre-in-education program.