San Francisco Shakespeare Festival

Program Area(s)
Grantee NameSan Francisco Shakespeare Festival
Address1360 Mission St., 3rd Floor
San Francisco CA, 94146
United States
Websitehttp://www.sfshakes.org/
Description

San Francisco Shakespeare Festival (SF Shakes) performs Shakespeare’s plays in Bay Area parks, completely free of charge. In 2013 it produced a brisk, 90-minute Macbeth. This grant from the Fund supported both SF Shakes’ production in the Presidio and its first in McLaren Park, intended to draw more audience members from San Francisco’s southeast sector. Market research revealed that 23% of SF Shakes attendees were seeing their first plays, 10% had annual household income levels of less than $20,000, and most were under the age of 35.

Grant Amount$20000
Project Dates06/06/13 - 06/06/14
Serving United States/California/San Francisco/San Francisco

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