We envision a Delaware where people from all walks of life celebrate and explore their shared humanity through the lens of Shakespearean works.
Inspired by Shakespeare’s creative vision and the broad societal mix of audiences of his era, Delaware Shakespeare Festival brings our community together for vibrant theatre and learning experiences.
- We believe that quality, professional, live, raucous, classical theatre as
Shakespeare intended can be affordable, accessible, and fun for all.
- We believe in creating an informal, family-friendly, event-like atmosphere for our
- We believe in engaging audience members from all ages of life through Festival
offerings and educational outreach.
- As a dynamic, evolving arts organization, we believe in smart growth.
- We believe in establishing a respectful, creatively exciting atmosphere that
nurtures artists and artistic growth.