Gary Shakespeare Company

FREE Shakespeare for Northwest Indiana


Gary Shakespeare Company is dedicated to bringing actors and audiences of all ages, ethnicities and backgrounds together in the enjoyment of the works of William Shakespeare and in the shared experience of live performance. We seek to enrich the public spaces of Northwest Indiana with passionate, vivid performances that reflect and include our community.

Free Shakespeare
is not free to produce.

By sponsoring a specific piece of our production you offset the cost of costumes, scenery, props and transportation, allowing us to provide our performances free of charge.  Your name will appear in the program and on the website connected with this role.

The Forrest of Arden - $500

Rosalind - $250

Orlando - $250

Celia - Sponsored by Aunt Renee

Touchstone - $200

Jaques - Sponsored by Linda and Micheal Mead

Duke Frederick/Duke Senior - $100

Amiens and the Merry Folk - $100

Phoebe - $100

Oliver - Sponsored by Lisa Spilios

Silvius - $50

Sheep - Sponsored by Jeanette White and Samantha Baer

Audrey - Sponsored by Joshua Kime

Jaq de Bois - $30

Charles - $30

Adam - $30

Corin - Sponsored by Ed and Pat Kersten