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
4044 N. Lincoln Ave. Suite 107
Chicago, IL 60618


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