Wyoming Shakespeare Festival Company - Lander

Wyoming Shakespeare Festival Company, based in Lander, enters its thirteenth Summer Season bringing great classical theater to Wyoming audiences. The company tours the state offering an opportunity to Wyoming actors to broaden their performing experience playing some of the most coveted roles in theater. In 2012, King Lear is scheduled to tour in July. During July, the Shakespeare Academy offers students ages 7-14 a month long workshop in theater craft, working with Shakespeare's text, stage combat and more, culminating in a youth production of King Lear to be performed on July 25th and 26th in Lander City Park.

Wyoming Shakespeare Festival Company is committed to nurturing the art of live theater through dynamic productions, vital actor training, intensive stagecraft training and an on-going dialogue with the audience and community.  The organization’s goal is to renew and reinvent the rich theatrical traditions and literatures that are our collective legacy.  Dedication to the highest standards informs every aspect of their work.