The Elm Shakespeare Company


Rebecca Goodheart, Producing Artistic Director

Barbara Schaffer, Director of Development

Sarah Bowles, Education Program Manager

Submission Policy:

See website for audition information.

Theater Types:

Equity, Nonunion, Classical


The Elm Shakespeare Company ignites a spark in humanity, enriches the lives of people from diverse backgrounds, and strengthens the artistic and educational landscape of the Greater New Haven region. The company is committed to offering accessible theater and innovative educational experiences in its parks, classrooms, and neighborhoods. Elm Shakespeare Company is a premiere theater company known for producing theater and educational programs that enrich the lives of people from widely diverse cultural, socio-economic, and educational backgrounds. With performances that engage people from near and far. The theater and educational outreach make an enduring contribution to the artistic, cultural and economic vitality of the region.