Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival

Left to right: Dee Roscioli in Evita; Greg Wood and Carl N. Wallnau in The Hound of the Baskervilles; Marnie Schulenburg and Zack Robidas in As You Like It; Brandon J. Pierce and Mairin Lee in Troilus and Cressida. Photos by Lee. A. Butz.

A leading Shakespeare festival with an emerging national reputation for excellence, Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival is a professional theatre company on the campus of DeSales University.

Each summer, PSF produces a season of Shakespeare and other classics, musical theatre, and children’s theatre. About an hour north of Philadelphia and less than two hours from Manhattan, PSF is summer home to over 200 artists from around the country, including winners and nominees of the Tony, Obie, Emmy, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle, Jefferson, and Barrymore awards. Every year 40,000-50,000 patrons attend PSF from 30+ states – 888,000 patrons from 50 states and many countries since 1992. In 2017, Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival celebrated its 26th anniversary season.

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