Community Partners


Junior Players
Junior Players, a non-profit children’s arts organization, provides free arts education programs in local recreation and cultural centers, housing projects, and elementary, middle and high schools. Through their summer camps and after school programs, they reach out to over 14,000 underserved and at-risk youth in the North Texas region.

Junior Players and Shakespeare Dallas continue their 28-year partnership with Romeo and Juliet running from July 24 – 29 2018 at Samuell-Grand Amphitheater. For more information, call 214.526.4076 or visit Junior Players.

Sherry W. Shannon VIP Pavilion
Samuell-Grand Park is home to the Sherry W. Shannon VIP Pavilion, which was completed in June 2001. The pavilion offers Shakespeare Dallas’ patrons covered seating for prime viewing of the Shakespeare in the Park performances. The pavilion also offers lawn chairs, easy access to concessions, and space for catering. The Sherry W. Shannon VIP Pavilion can be reserved for individual seats or for groups up to forty.

Tom Thumb Good Neighbor Program
Shakespeare Dallas has teamed up with Tom Thumb to offer customers a way to direct donations to Shakespeare Dallas. Through their Good Neighbor Program, we have signed up to have an exclusive account where supporters of Shakespeare Dallas can link their Reward card to our account.

The next time you’re at Tom Thumb, remember to link your Reward card to our number -1271 – and your purchases will be linked to our account. Tom Thumb will pay us a percentage of our account total, so be sure to use your card every time you shop. By using your card, you will also be eligible for exclusive discounts, giveaways, enter-to-wins and direct mail rewards.


AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice. Search and select “Shakespeare Festival of Dallas” on  to donate.