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The Linny Fowler WillPower Tour


Brandon Meeks in Macbeth, 2013 WillPower Production. Photo by Lee A. Butz.

Touring schools in Pennsylvania, New Jersey & Delaware
October 9 - November 22, 2019

Printable Registration Form for Macbeth

Macbeth Study Guide

The Linny Fowler WillPower Tour is the centerpiece of the Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival's educational programming. Now in its 20th year, WillPower has served more than 197,000 students and has a well-established reputation for excellence.

  • A professionally directed 85-minute production of Macbeth with sets and costumes

  • Trained and experienced actor/teachers delivering compelling performances and quality curriculum

  • Half-day or full-day programming that meets state academic standards

  • A classroom study guide specifically tailored to Macbeth

  • A post-show discussion with the cast after the performance

Many of the recent sold-out WilPower Tours were honored to be selected as part of Shakespeare in American Communities. The National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest presents Shakespeare in American Communities. Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival is one of 40 professional theater companies selected to participate in bringing the finest productions of Shakespeare to middle-and high-school students in communities across the United States. To date, Shakespeare in American Communities has supported over 10,000 performances and more than 36,000 related educational activities at schools in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Willpower Tour | Workshops | Performance | Cost | Testimonials

"This was the first live version of a Shakespeare Play I saw, and I thought it was amazing. I really wanted to just stay here and watch you guys perform all day, it would have made my whole life!"
-Student, Somerset, PA