The Long Island Shakespeare Festival

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The Long Island Shakespeare Festival, co-founded by Charles Townsend Wittreich Jr., is sponsored by Suffolk County Community College to provide Long Island residents and visitors quality professional theatre with emphasis on plays by William Shakespeare.


The Long Island Shakespeare Festival uses the production facilities of the Theatre Training Program at Suffolk Community College on Long Island, New York. The Festival, to foster the appreciation of Shakespearean theatre, makes each showing free of charge.

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This year the Long Island Shakespeare Festival brought the bard to a record number of audience members.  Your donation can help us reach even more. 

To make your donation, please call the Suffolk County Community College Theatre Office:  631-451-4163


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The Long Island Shakespeare Festival

533 College Rd, Selden, NY 11784

(631) 451-4163

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