We are youth actors

About Us

We are local youth

We are youth actors

We are youth actors

Shakespeare in St Anthony park is a grassroots non-profit organization that organizes  summer youth Shakespeare plays and workshops.  

We do Shakespeare

We do Shakespeare

. . . our way.  Actors are encouraged to interpret Shakespeare's plays through a contemporary lens that includes music, dance, song, and loads of fun.

We are professional leadership

We are professional leadership

Sam Bardwell is a local Equity actor, theater maker, and inspiring youth mentor. He trained at the Guthrie Theater and plays at various venues across the Twin Cities. 2019 will be Sam's sixth season leading and growing the summer program.

We are community

We are community

Shakespeare in St Anthony Park is supported by the St Anthony Park Community Foundation, St Anthony Park Lutheran Church, St Paul Parks and Recreation, St Paul Youth Program Fund, and many generous community members.

We are volunteers

We are volunteers

Parents, grandparents, and neighbors work together to organize and support our programing with fundraising projects, costumes, props, printing, posters, ushering, and refreshments.

We are the next generation

We are the next generation

We introduce middle school youth to Shakespeare and his plays with selected scenes and speeches.

We are you

We are you

... and your friends and family. Everyone is invited to our performances at College Park. Go to our Summer 2019 page for more information.