Episode 4: Prologue, “Henry V”


Join Bryn Boice (CSC’s Associate Artistic Director) in this monthly podcast, as she breaks down and shakes down Shakespeare’s most interesting speeches, from the most famous to the most obscure. This month, she explores the Prologue of Henry… Read More

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ShakesDown Episode 3: Cassius (Julius Caesar)


Join Bryn Boice (CSC’s Associate Artistic Director) in this monthly podcast, as she breaks down and shakes down Shakespeare’s most interesting speeches, from the most famous to the most obscure. This month, she explores Cassius’ Act 1, scene… Read More

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Designing: “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”


In anticipation of our Stage2 production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream this month, we spoke to Scenic and Prop Designer Devon Drohan about bringing this “storybook” world to life. What connections do you have to the world of… Read More

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Directing: “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”


In anticipation of our Stage2 production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream this March, we spoke to director Victoria Townsend about bringing this classic story to a new audience with a new twist. How do you approach deciding on… Read More

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ShakesDown Episode 2: Helena (A Midsummer Night’s Dream)


Join Bryn Boice (CSC’s Associate Artistic Director) in this monthly podcast, as she breaks down and shakes down Shakespeare’s most interesting speeches, from the most famous to the most obscure. This month, she explores Helena’s Act I Scene… Read More

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ShakesDown Episode 1: Hermione (The Winter’s Tale)


Join Bryn Boice (CSC’s Associate Artistic Director) in this monthly podcast, as she breaks down and shakes down Shakespeare’s most interesting speeches, from the most famous to the most obscure. This month, she explores Hermione’s Act III Scene… Read More

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Commonwealth Shakespeare Company Announces its 2024 Season


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 15, 2023 BOSTON, MA – The Commonwealth Shakespeare Company (CSC) and Steven Maler, Founding Artistic Director, are pleased to announce CSC’s 2024 Season – celebrating the “Seasons of Shakespeare” – through new and exciting… Read More

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Give the Gift of CSC


This holiday season, give your loved ones (or yourself!) the gift of our new CSC merchandise. A portion of all sales goes directly to help support accessible theatre and education programs at the level of artistic excellence that… Read More

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Year in Review: 2023


Look into the seeds of time as you scroll through our annual Year in Review. 2023 has been a year of growth and we hope you enjoy this reflection of CSC’s artistic excellence and community engagement.  Take a… Read More

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Remembering Robert Brustein


A Note from the Artistic Director on the Passing of Robert Brustein: “I learned of the passing of Bob on Sunday morning… my alumni class of 1993 of the A.R.T. Institute keeps in touch regularly and a group… Read More

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