Daily Archives: March 2, 2017

Indy Shakes Shakespeare Birthday Bash! Thurs April 20th, 2017

Join all of us at the Indianapolis Shakespeare Company as we celebrate our 10th year as HART/Indy Shakes–and as we celebrate Shakespeare’s birthday, too!

This fabulous fete is on Thursday, April 20th from 5-8pm at downtown Indy’s new event venue, The Cyrus Place.

Tix begin at only $25 and can be ordered here: https://portal11.bidpal.net/Portal/bpe307319/main/home.html


HART becomes Indianapolis Shakespeare Company!

View our new website at http://indyshakes.com!


Thanks to a strategic planning grant from Lilly Endowment, the Heartland Actors’ Repertory Theatre (HART) is becoming the Indianapolis Shakespeare Company! We’ll be Indy Shakes for short!

After a decade of offering professional, accessible theatre to the Indianapolis community, we are taking our organization to the next level with a new name and a vigorous passion for bringing quality Shakespeare productions to the Indy community for free!

Indy Shakes Mission:

To share the joy of live professional theatre in ways that appeal to diverse audiences.

Our Vision:

Creating great theatre for a great city.

Our Values:

  • Open, accessible performances
  • Support for all types of theatre artists
  • Commitment to quality
  • Champions for the power of live theatre

Stay tuned for a new website and new Indy Shakes news!!!!!



Auditions for our Summer 2017 production

Company Member Ryan Artzberger directs Shakespeare’s AS YOU LIKE IT to be produced July 27, 28, 29 in White River State Park in downtown Indianapolis.

Audition appointments for Sunday March 12th are available here: http://heartlandactors.appointy.com/

Callbacks will be on Monday March 13th