Special Events Inner City Shakespeare founder speaks at United Nations on using the Arts to help reduce International conflictsDr. Melanie Andrews speaks at United Nations conference on Youth and Human Rights Arts for international peacemaking. Read more. A Fundraising Performance of OTHELLO September 15, 2016Read more. Auction of Mike Chearney’s PaintingMichael Chearney writes: We are in the process of auctioning this painting of mine benefiting the INNER CITY SHAKESPEARE ENSEMBLE.Read more. LAUSD Arts Festival 2014Inner City Shakespeare Ensemble were invited to perform at the LAUSD Arts Festival on March 15th 2014 at Grand Park inRead more. Actors Hall Of Fame Inductions Studies show that dramatic arts education builds self esteem, improves communication skills, teaches teamwork and other values that last aRead more.