Shakespeare in Prison Press


Click below to see the great press we’ve received, year after year. A few highlights are to the right!

+ 2018

June 12, 2018 Michigan Radio: Women bring Macbeth to life in Shakespeare prison program

May 10, 2018 Statera Foundation: Op-ed by Frannie Shepherd-Bates

May 7, 2018 Ann Arbor Awesome Foundation funds Shakespeare in Prison

February 25, 2018 Detroit Free Press: Shakespeare program teaches all the world's a stage -- even prison

+ 2017

November 23, 2017 CBS Detroit: Eye on Detroit - Shakespeare in Prison

October 4, 2017 Nonprofit awards nearly $25K in grants to Oakland, Macomb organizations

June 6, 2017 WeWork: 3 Creator Award Winners Who Are Changing the World

May 26, 2017 WeWork: In Detroit, 'Not Just for Profit' Companies Win Big at Creator Awards

April 10, 2017 Crain's Detroit: Detroit's Shakespeare in Prison to offer workshop for juveniles

+ 2016

June 24, 2016 WDIV Local 4 Detroit Live in the D: Shakespeare in Prison program empowers inmates

June 23, 2016 WDIV Local 4 Detroit: Shakespeare in Prison program empowers inmates at women's correctional facility

June 18, 2016 Detroit Free Press: For female inmates, Shakespeare is liberating

+ 2015

October 26, 2015 Metro Parent: Orange is the New Bard: Shakespeare in Prison Brings Theater to Inmates

June 22, 2015 Ford Go Further film

+ 2014

June 3, 2014 WDET 101.9 FM: Inmates Perform Shakespeare in Prison

April 4, 2014 The Huffington Post: How Shakespeare Is Helping Women Prisoners Help Themselves

+ 2013

April 28, 2013 Michigan Radio: Shakespeare helps prisoners change

+ 2012

September 12, 2012 Detroit Metro Times: Behind Bars with the Bard

February 16, 2012 CBS Detroit: Detroit Area Women’s Prison Shakespeare Program ‘Liberates’ Inmates

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For female inmates, Shakespeare is liberating

Detroit Free Press / Jenn McKee
June 18, 2016

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Women bring Macbeth to life in Shakespeare prison program

Michigan Radio / Mercedes Mejia
June 12, 2018

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Eye on Detroit - Shakespeare in Prison

CBS Detroit
November 23, 2017