What is the Alumni Company?
Each summer, the Shakespeare Academy @ Stratford invites former students to return to Stratford to create and perform a four-actor mobile production of a play by Shakespeare.
With support from Community and Educational Outreach Director, Tia James and the entire SA@S faculty and staff, the Alumni Company is tasked with creating, directing, performing and producing a play of Shakespeare. Putting the skills they gained during their time as students at SA@S into practice and gaining real-world experience in all aspects of theater making.
- devising and staging a play by Shakespeare
- collaborating as an ensemble
- adapting Shakespeare's text
- planning and managing a tour
- set, costume and sound design