Why Support Us

There are many ways that you can help to secure the future of Shakespeare’s annual celebrations in the town where he was born, raised, schooled, married, retired and ultimately buried.

We want to ensure that this priceless tradition continues to bring knowledge and pleasure to people across the world, and grows and develops in exciting, creative and innovative ways.

Everyone can help to make a difference. You can by sign up now to be a friend or make a donation; talk to us about leaving a legacy, becoming a sponsor, a corporate partner or volunteer your time.

With your help, Shakespeare’s Celebrations will continue to develop and flourish and increase the benefits it brings to all the people that they reach.

Stratford-upon-Avon has been celebrating William Shakespeare’s birthday with the world since the 19th century and this tradition has grown in scale to the present day. The celebrations now involve representatives from the world of literature, theatre, academia and diplomacy and attract both national and international media attention.

The potential benefits of supporting the celebrations are far reaching, not just because of the breadth of its cultural significance but also because of the exposure offered by world- wide media coverage and we are now seeking to share these with corporate partners and individual benefactors . We are passionate about creating a sustainable future for the Celebrations, and have an exciting and comprehensive range of means that make it possible for everyone to lend a hand to this highly valued and popular event.

Find out how you can be a part of history by helping safeguard this unique event for future generations.