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Santa Cruz Shakespeare


500 Chestnut St, Suite 250, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

(831) 460-6396


Since 1981, this professional company has been presenting acclaimed annual seasons of Shakespeare and companion works.

Inspired by Shakespeare, the company brings audiences and artists together to celebrate stories about our collective humanity. It envisions a community where generations are passionate and knowledgeable about Shakespeare and live theater, and where the community engages in active discussion about language and art.

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Consider getting involved by volunteering your time, donating money, or both. Above you can learn about what services Santa Cruz Shakespeare provides to the community and easily volunteer, donate, register for services, or connect with them on social media. Visit the Santa Cruz County Community Groups directory to see a comprehensive list of organizations on all subjects that are relevant to creating a vibrant local community.

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