Maryland Shakespeare Festival is a professional and innovative classical theater company, which makes classical theater that matters in the lives of our children, our neighbors, and ourselves.
- We give life to timeless stories, especially Shakespeare, in a manner that inspires, challenges, and entertains.
- We foster the voices of our children, and then listen
- We illuminate what it means to be human
- We give voice to the major issues of our society
- We are a valued cultural tradition
- We further the exploration of the theatrical process, especially original practices
- We participate in the civic and intellectual life of our community