• Tuesday Literary Salon

    Cocktails, food, live music, great word

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  • The Taming of the Shrew

    directed by Dan McCleary
    playing through May 4 at Dixon Gallery & Gardens

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  • The Taming of the Shrew

    directed by Dan McCleary
    playing through May 4 at Dixon Gallery & Gardens

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  • Thank You

    We'd like to extend a special thank you to our generous Season Six Sponsors and Partners.

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Open Call for Applications to Tennessee Shakespeare Company's Salaried Journeyman Artist-Manager Program

Tennessee Shakespeare Company is now accepting letters of intent for its 2013-14 performance season in Germantown/Memphis, TN.

One male and one female artist-manager from the United States will be selected as resident journeymen.

Performers of all ethnic and racial backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Journeymen Artist-Managers spend 8 months in residence with TSC, where they will:
• Perform role(s) of consequence in mainstage productions;
• Develop, rehearse, and perform multi-state school touring programs;
• Learn how to teach in the classroom and then teach in-school residencies;
• Play instrumental roles in the planning and execution of a $100,000 Gala event featuring Broadway luminaries;
• Rotate through essential theatre-producing administrative departments, including Marketing and Development.

All duties will be performed under the supervision of Founder/Producing Artistic Director Dan McCleary and the General Manager.

Who should apply:
Rigorously trained Graduates of BA, BFA, and MFA programs who are ready to put their training to use. Candidates must have a strong desire to learn all elements of theatre administration, education/outreach, and classical theatre production. Successful candidates will have a valid driver's license and a private vehicle.

Dates of Residence:
September 3, 2013, through June 30, 2014.

Compensation:
Travel to and from Memphis, a private room in shared host housing, a salary of $320 per week, health insurance, and use of a Macbook laptop.

To Apply:
Please send letter of intent, picture and resume, and three references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by May 30, 2013. Final round applicants will then be called to send in a taped audition, as well as conduct a phone interview.

Questions:
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For more information about TSC please visit our website www.tnshakespeare.org

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The National Endowment for the Arts and Arts Midwest Award Tennessee Shakespeare Company with Prestigious Shakespeare in American Communities Grant for Second Year

(Memphis, TN; July 7, 2014) –  Arts Midwest has announced that Tennessee Shakespeare Company is one of just 40 theatre companies in the United States to receive its prestigious Shakespeare in American Communities grant for TSC's innovative Romeo and Juliet Project. This is the second consecutive year TSC has been awarded the grant as the youngest organization of the 40 theatres selected.

The grant is for $25,000, which TSC must match through private donations.

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TSC's Southern Exposure Series Introduces the Tuesday Literary Salon

“If a story is in you, it has to come out.”
- William Faulkner

As part of its Southern Exposure Series, which features new and classic literature by Southern writers with Southern inspiration, Tennessee Shakespeare Company this summer introduces two very special Literary Salons hosted by Memphis’ newest Irish restaurant and by one of the city’s great patrons of the arts.

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Children 17 years and younger are admitted FREE at all Thursday night performances when accompanied by a paying guardian.  Limit four per guardian.  Made possible by the Barbara B. Apperson Angel Fund.

Tennessee Shakespeare Company is generously supported by:

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Season Sponsors:

The Dunbar Abston Fund for Sustainable Excellence, Barbara B. Apperson and The Barbara Apperson Angel Fund, ArtsMemphis,
Nancy and Dan Copp, FedEx Corporation, First Tennessee Foundation's ArtsFirst,  Jack and Sandra Jones, Milton T. Schaeffer,
Ann and Wellford Tabor, the Family of Margaret and Owen Tabor, Sr.

Season Partners:
Dixon Gallery & Gardens,  Germantown Performing Arts Center/Duncan-Williams Performance Hall, St. George's Episcopal Church

Tennessee Shakespeare Company is a proud member of:
Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence       ArtsMemphis    logo-gacc          Tennesseans for the Arts     Tennessee Theatre Association