Attend a Performance in Prison

Outside Guests are encouraged to attend a Shakespeare for Social Justice performance.  These extraordinary events demonstrate the power of the arts to heal, and the power of our shared humanity, and give insight into our criminal justice system.

To make a request to attend, click on one of the links below. Your request is not a guarantee of admission. In addition to submitting your request to attend, you must follow instructions for submitting additional clearance information by the RSVP deadline.  We cannot make exceptions for anyone missing the deadline date. Please contact Tina Rutsch at business@marinshakespeare.org or 415-499-1492 with any questions.

October 12, 2018 – Stories From San Quentin “Parallel Play”, performed at San Quentin State Prison by the Friday Shakespeare group. Show begins at 10:00 am. Plan to arrive by 8:45 am. RSVP no later than July 27, 2018.

October 19, 2018 – Stories From San Quentin “Parallel Play”, performed at San Quentin State Prison by the Wednesday Shakespeare group. Show begins at 10:00 am. Plan to arrive by 8:45 am. RSVP no later than July 27, 2018.

To see videos of Shakespeare performances, “Stories from San Quentin” performances, inmate writing, and photographs, and to hear inmate actors discuss how Shakespeare has changed their lives, click here.

To read articles about Shakespeare for Social Justice on our Blog, click here.

To make a donation in support of Shakespeare for Social Justice, click here.