Ithaca Shakespeare Company

The Ithaca Shakespeare Company is a regional theatre organization in Central New York. Their three to four productions per year draw a total audience of approximately 5,000 with visitors from all across America and beyond. For over ten years Ithaca Shakespeare have performed their summer productions on the grounds of the beautiful Cornell Plantations and it was during last summer’s performance of ‘Henry IV’ that WSKG Arts visited the company. This segment features interviews with Ithaca Shakespeare Director Steve Ponton and Board Member Michael Donato, plus behind-the-scenes footage of how the production comes together.