logo nea vertical2016-17 Romeo and Juliet Project

  • 12 Partner Schools
  • 4,040 Students Served
  • 504 Classroom Sessions
  • 15 Performances

The Project is part of Shakespeare in American Communities, a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest. The Project also is funded under a Grant Contract with the State of Tennessee.

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Romeo and Juliet Project Schools

Germantown High School

489 students served; 66 classroom sessions; 3 performances


TSC Teaching-Artist Michael Khanlarian leads students through Act V of Romeo and Juliet.


TA Nathan Snow (right) helps a student visualize the tomb scene in the final act.


TA Roman Kyle and a student finding the joy and humor within the play.