Board of Directors



  • Caitlin Morley
    Chicago Academy for the Arts | HS Artistic Intern | Fall, 2016
  • Claire Johnson
    Skidmore College | Arts Administration Intern, Summer 2016
  • Julianne Lang
    Northwestern University | Assistant Director, Summer 2016 | Teaching Apprentice, Fall 2015
  • Jesse Granato
    University of Illinois, Chicago | Artistic Intern, Summer 2016
  • Drew Lenore Pearson
    Tulane University | Artistic Intern, Summer 2016
  • Elise Hearden
    Columbia College Chicago | Development Intern, Fall 2015
  • Maya Blackstone
    Tufts University, Production Management Intern, Summer 2015
  • Laura Schorsch
    Miami University | Set Design Intern, Summer 2015
  • Lucas Harris
    Hofstra University | Film & Media Intern, Summer 2014
  • Samuela Nematchoua
    High School Artistic Apprentice, Summer 2014
  • Athena Sarpy
    High School Artistic Apprentice, Summer 2014


Contact info


Chicago Youth Shakespeare
641 W Lake Street, Suite 200
Chicago, IL 60661

The fault, dear Brutus, lies not within the stars, but in ourselves, that we are underlings. - Julius Caesar, I, ii

The course of true love never did run smooth. - A Midsummer Night's Dream, I, i

Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow. - Romeo and Juliet, II, ii

There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so - Hamlet, II, ii

If music be the food of love, play on! - Twelfth Night, I, i

Cowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste of death but once. - Julius Caesar, II, ii

We are such stuff as dreams are made on, and our little life is rounded with a sleep. - The Tempest, IV, i

The quality of mercy is not strained; It droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven Upon the place beneath. - Merchant of Venice, IV, i