Founded in 1999, Shard Live Performance Collective has been featuring theatrical productions of social and cultural significance. Shard is committed to expanding cultural tolerance and awareness is evidenced by past shows including Danny Hoch’s Jails, Hospitals, and Hip Hop, John Leguizamo’s Spic-O-Rama, and Shakespeare’s Love’s Labor Lost and Midsummer Night’s Dream.
The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.