Rising in Memphis

Tennessee’s first permanent professional Home for Shakespeare Performance, Training and Education.

Our Vision

How can I serve the world with my life?

To create and sustain a classical theatre that both nurtures artists and encourages audiences to exaltation, curiosity, and wonderment; a center for the community dedicated to re-discovering our faith in life by increasing our awareness of reality and expanding our imagination through an emphasis on the performance, education, and training of William Shakespeare’s works.

Our Services


We believe language and the actor are at the center of artistic creativity.


Developing the next generation of excellence in theater.


innovative year-round educational programming.

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Our Organization

A Culture of Leadership

We are smart, energetic, optimistic, entrepreneurial leaders who care about the future of culture in society. We are hands-on professionals who bring a personal passion for arts and culture to each engagement.

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