Celebration Quotation – January 3, 2016

Free will or Fate?  It’s a common theme in Shakespeare’s works, as this quote from Julius Caesar demonstrates: The actor in the photo – Joseph Haworth, was hailed as the “Best Actor of Leading Roles on the American… Read More

Celebration Quotation – January 2, 2016

The new year is upon us, and we like this quotation from Hamlet – even though Ophelia has already taken the express to crazy town when she says it, there’s truth in it, and maybe hope for something… Read More

Celebration Quotation – January 1, 2016

 Happy New Year!  Happy Shakespeare Quatercentenary! 2016 marks the 400th Anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, and Unexpected Company is joining with other theatre companies, libraries, museums, educational institutions, and and Shakespeare lovers around the world to celebrate his legacy.  In the days… Read More

New Dates – Shakespeare Celebration

We have added another week of performances for the Shakespeare Celebration next spring – in addition to the original show dates April 22-24 (just in time for Shakespeare’s Birthday/Deathday), we’ll also be running the weekend of April 28-May… Read More

Belly Up to the Bard


Acting Through Shakespeare Classes Saturdays at Des Moines DanzArts Begin Saturday, September 19! We are thrilled to be joining forces with Des Moines DanzArt’s Studio this fall, adding some fun new theatre classes to their diverse line-up of… Read More