Sweet Tea Shakespeare is a theatre company in Fayetteville, North Carolina, featuring indoor and outdoor seasonal performances. Before each show, we have fantastic What You Will preshow entertainment, and great food, beer, and wine for purchase. Join our house band, the Worshipful Company of Spectacle Makers, our Sugars fan club, volunteer, or audition. We serve up great classic theatre at least 30 nights a year in Fayetteville and the wider region.
Become part of the Sweet Tea Shakespeare family by attending a performance, becoming a member of the Sugars, auditioning to be a part of our shows or a member of WoCo, or contact us to serve in a range of behind the scenes roles.
Sweet Tea Shakespeare offers a mainstage season throughout the year, including two outdoor performances during the summer, as well as our Honey series for women and our Lit project, which features irreverent looks at Shakespeare (over drinks).
WHAT’S SHAKING WITH SWEET TEA SHAKESPEARE
BEHIND THE SCENES BLOGS & PODCASTS
By Ruth Nelson, Master of Dramaturgy God the Father. The omnipotent, omnipresent, omniscient divine creator of all things. It’s a fairly daunting concept to grasp, even theoretically; how, then, does one go about turning that concept into a character to be presented believably onstage? This is the task set to me by Jessica Osnoe, the […]
By Guest Artist Jessica Schiermeister My name is Jessica Schiermeister. I am a dramaturg, director, actor, and scholar currently living in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. I hold two master’s degrees in Shakespeare and Performance from Mary Baldwin University in Staunton, Virginia. I have studied mainly Shakespeare for the last ten years. He is sort of my life, […]