Privacy Policy

Disclaimer | Submitting your credit card number | Site Security

Thank you for reviewing the Shakespeare Theatre Company privacy policy and disclaimer.

We will collect no personally identifying information about you when you visit our Web site unless you choose to provide that information to us.

If you visit our site to browse, read, or download, we automatically collect and store only the following information about you:

  • The IP address from which you access our Web site (an IP address is the number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the Web)
  • The type of browser and operating system used to access our site
  • The date and time you access our site
  • The pages you visit
  • and The Internet address of the Web site from which you accessed our site

We use this information to help us make our site more useful to visitors — to learn about the number of visitors to our site and the types of technology our visitors use. We do not track or record information about individuals and their visits. We may compile and report aggregate statistics about our users — numbers, traffic patterns, and related site information — but these statistics will include no personally identifying information.

If you identify yourself by submitting mailing list, donor or ticket request forms contained in the site, we use that information only to respond to your message and to help us provide you with the material you have requested or to send you a written acknowledgment of your donation as required by law, or to verify and/or mail purchases and/or to process your ticket order.

You have the option to contact us by phone or through our webmaster to request that we remove your name from our mailing and/or calling and/or trade list. If you opt to be taken off our mailing list, you will receive no mail from us, including publications or special notices. If you opt to be removed from our calling list, you will receive no calls from us except when a performance is canceled due to inclement weather. We will not sell, trade or share a donor’s personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations. If you are not a donor and you opt to be removed from our trade list, we will not provide your name to other arts organizations that might be making special offers or anyone else.

We and our advertising partners, including advertising networks, use information gathered through cookies and other similar technologies, as well as other information we or they may have, to help tailor the ads you see on our sites and to help make decisions about the ads you see on other sites. For example, if you visit the Shakespeare Theatre Company’s website, you may later see a related ad from us on a Web site you visit. To opt-out of targeted advertising from many other ad networks click here.

You can configure most standard Web browsers to alert you when a Web site is attempting to send a cookie to your computer and to allow you to accept or refuse the cookie. You also can set most standard browsers to disable the capacity to receive cookies, and to delete cookies you previously have accepted. Please note that some Web pages may not work correctly if you have cookies disabled. More information about deleting and controlling cookies is available at

When you submit your credit card number to purchase tickets or merchandise or make a donation, we use a secure server. This helps assure that the information is protected against unauthorized access.

For site security purposes and to ensure that this web site remains available to all users, the Shakespeare Theatre computer system employs software programs to monitor and identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on the this web site are strictly prohibited and may be punishable by law.

Under no circumstances shall the Shakespeare Theatre Company, its employees or contractors be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages that may result in any way from your use or inability to use the information provided on this or any other web site supported or maintained by the Shakespeare Theatre Company or from your reliance on or use of information, services or merchandise provided on or through the web site or that result from mistakes, errors, omissions, interruptions, defects, deletion of files, delays in operation or transmission or any failure of performance. If you are dissatisfied with the information provided on this web site, or with any of the practices of the Shakespeare Theatre Company in the operation of this web site, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the web site.