The Actors Shakespeare Company (ASC) at New Jersey City University is a professional, nonprofit ensemble theatre. Actors Shakespeare at NJCU officially became the University's theatrical-company-in-residence in 2008, making NJCU only the fourth institution of higher education in New Jersey to be affiliated with a professional theatre company. The collaboration between the Company and NJCU began in 2005.
Actors Shakespeare Company at NJCU produces Shakespeare's plays as well as other classics and classically-inspired works, staged readings, podium and staged readings of new Shakespeare-themed plays, and experimental productions of Shakespeare’s texts. Actors Shakespeare at NJCU also offers educational programming for students all ages. For production dates and ticket information, visit the ASC Homepage.