Laura Howell

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Nov 16

It’s time for The Extraordinary Give! Tomorrow. November 16!

We hope you take a few minutes out of your very busy day tomorrow (November 16) to donate to us, The Peoples Shakespeare Project, during The Extra Give 24-hour marathon of giving.   We depend on the generosity of people just like you – who understand the importance of Shakespeare and want to make sure …

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Nov 01


We are thrilled to announce our move this coming summer 2019  to Wheatland (James Buchanan’s home), corner of President Ave. and Marietta Ave.  You can find us situated behind’s beautiful building.  It is a secluded, lush green setting with shaded and level audience seating, plenty of free parking, room to picnic and sheltered from …

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Aug 17

MACBETH coming February 2019

Our February production of MACBETH has been cast and actors and production staff are ready and excited to get to work on this most glorious and gruesome tragedy.  We are offering one school day performance on Thursday, Feb. 14 (Happy Valentines Day!).  Public performances are Feb. 15, 2 shows Feb. 16 and Feb. 17.  All …

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Feb 14

Thanks for coming out to see AS YOU LIKE IT at Binns Parks!

A great time was had by all – audience, actors, and crew.   Wondering what we will be doing next summer?  We are, too. But rest assured it will be awesome and we hope to see you there next June 2019.  We aren’t settled on where “there” will be just yet but you will be …

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Aug 19

Thanks for a very successful THE MERCHANT OF VENICE…..February 8-11, 2018 at The Ware Center, downtown Lancaster

Our first winter production – The Merchant of Venice (Feb. 8-11) – was a resounding success.  Thanks to all our audiences who attended this most uncomfortable of Shakespeare’s comedies.  And a special thanks to the following schools who participated in our school day performance:  McCaskey, Penn Manor, Warwick, Lancaster Catholic, Lancaster Mennonite, Veritas Academy, Stone …

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May 04

CAMP WILL 2018…..a wealth of great fun and learning opportunities!

Shakespeare/acting camps, anyone??? Campers in both sessions had a wonderful time last summer 2017 exploring Shakespeare and acting in the abridged A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM.  Now we are looking ahead to Summer 2018. CAMP WILL, session 1:  June 11-28, 2018 (The Trust Performing Arts Center, Lancaster) CAMP WILL, session 2:  July 9-27, 2018 (The Trust …

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