PlayOn@CSC comprises two series of programs that feature actor performances, live conversations, film screenings, and much more, giving you a unique behind-the-scenes look at how productions are put together, how actors bring their characters to life, and how filmmakers have used Shakespeare’s stories as a springboard to realize their own visions. We hope you’ll join us!

Shakespeare Reimagined: Bringing His Stories to the Screen

In partnership with the Coolidge Corner Theatre, we take an in-depth look at how filmmakers have reimagined Shakespeare’s timeless stories for today.

Un-Common Talks: Looking Behind the Curtain

The creative team for CSC’s 2022 Shakespeare on the Common production of The Tempest give a unique behind-the-scenes look at how a production comes together. Specific dates and topics, as well as the title for the 2022 production, will be announced in early 2022.

Set Design for The Tempest by Clint Ramos and Jeffrey Petersen


Featured Photo: The Two Gentlemen of Verona

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