Takes on Shakes
Deep dives into the work onstage and in the industry.
California Shakespeare Theater (CAL SHAKES) redefines the classical theater for the 21st Century on and off stage. During the 2022 Season, our company has cultivated
CALIFORNIA SHAKESPEARE THEATER ARTISTIC DIRECTOR ERIC TING TO DEPART AFTER SEVEN YEARS AT THE HELM California Shakespeare Theater’s (Cal Shakes) Board of Directors announced that
“Men’s vows are women’s traitors… corrupters of my faith! …Thus may poor fools/ Believe false teachers.”—Imogen, CYMBELINE As a classics theater, we often turn to
Click Here to learn more about our World Premiere Production of ‘Romeo y Juliet’ from our Resident Dramaturg, Philippa Kelly!
At Cal Shakes, we’ve worked to center community care, dignity and trust in all we do. Regrettably, with our production of ROMEO Y JULIET, we
HAPPY BIRTHDAY SHAKESPEARE! By Philippa Kelly, Resident Dramaturg Today is the designated birthday of William Shakespeare, born in 1564 as the third child (but the