A Door County theatre community has a new artistic director in place. After filling in temporarily for Michael Stebbins earlier this year, Amy Ensign has been named the permanent Producing Artistic Director for Door Shakespeare. Ensign has over 30 years of experience in a variety of theatre responsibilities. She started with Door Shakespeare in 2007 as its acting company choreographer, company manager, and education director. Since 2018, Ensign has been the company’s Managing Director.
Door Shakespeare was founded in 1995 and then known as American Folklore Theatre, and it has produced 44 productions at the Garden of Bjorklunden’s estate in Baileys Harbor.