Show Guidelines | Alabama Shakespeare Festival
Pictured: The cast of FLY, Alabama Shakespeare Festival

As a beloved arts institution, Alabama Shakespeare Festival broadens the cultural identity of the South by producing Shakespeare, contemporary plays, musicals, and exciting new works that focus on the Southern experience.

Per our agreements with theatrical licensing agencies, we are unable to alter scripts and agree to perform them as written.

We make every effort to inform our audience of any adult content or language contained in our productions; however, we recommend reviewing the following guidelines before selecting theatrical experiences for your family.

We value each and every one of our patrons and want to ensure each experience is a great one!

The following guidelines list any language, violence, drug/alcohol use, and mature content of each show in detail.


Every Brilliant Thing

The Sound of Music

The Gospel of Luke

Four Little Girls: Birmingham 1963

Nina Simone: Four Women

Romeo and Juliet

Our Town

Steel Magnolias

Into the Breeches

As You Like It



Saint Joan