Education

Touchstone Players – are a performance group for Students Grades k-8. We offer a variety of opportunities throughout the year including after school and day long summer workshops.

Rude Mechanicals – are a performance group for students in grades 9-12. We offer production opportunities as well as the chance to Assist our Touchstone Directors and mentor our younger students.

Apprenticeships – For current High School (Jr. and Sr.) and College students we offer Acting Apprenticeships with our adult company. Apprentices are selected by audition. Once selected they are then set up with a role in the current production and a mentor from The Shakespeare Factory Player’s professional core ensemble. The mentor will offer one on one coaching on the actor’s role and offer a guide to the professional world of theatre. For more information or to audition please email only.

Ongoing education – We offer continued learning experiences for actors and non actors throughout the year. Workshops are on diverse subjects related to Shakespeare and/or performer training.