Shakespeare Around The USA.

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4th August 6:30-8:30pm

Open Reading of King Richard the Second (part1)

We recast after every scene. All skill levels and interests are welcome.

One benefit of reading Shakespeare out loud is sharpening your cold reading skills, whether you're an actor or someone who just enjoys speaking and hearing the

wonderful poetry and sparkling language! These Readings take place on the first Tuesday of the month at Coronado Public Library.

We recast after every scene. The benefit to you when you read Shakespeare out loud is you sharpen your reading skills whether you're an actor or someone who just enjoys speaking and hearing the wonderful poetry and sparkling language. Please check our website www.sandiegoshakespearesociety.org
Coronado Public Library 640 Orange Ave. Coronado, CA 92118
Phone: (619) 522-7390

 18th August 6:30-8:30pm

 Open Readings of Shakespeare.

 The Winter’s Tale Open Reading
We recast after every scene. All skill levels and interests are welcome.

 One benefit of reading Shakespeare out loud is sharpening your cold reading skills, whether you're an actor or someone who just enjoys speaking and hearing the wonderful poetry and sparkling language! These readings take place on the third Tuesday of the month at Barnes & Noble, Escondido. We recast after every scene. The benefit toyou when you read Shakespeare out loud will sharpen your reading skills whether you're an actor or someone who just enjoys speaking and hearing the wonderful poetry and sparkling language.

Barnes & Noble. Gateway Shopping Center.810 West Valley Parkway. Escondido, CA 92025
Please check our website www.sandiegoshakespearesociety.org


27th September 2:00pm

Macbeth

An evening of fine theatre featuring “the Scottish Play”. Shakespeare’s classic tragedy is an amazing piece revolving around the Scottish nobility and political intrigue.
At the Moss Theater Santa Monica. CA

Information: www.scotweek.org

ScotWeek: 1625 W Glenoaks Blvd. Glendale, CA 91201-1826

 

2021

11th April

Shakespeare in Denver

2020 Canceled due to the COVID-19/Coronavirus

Festival for students now celebrating their 35th year

The Denver Public Schools Shakespeare Festival is the largest and most successful all school celebration in the country; declared a National Demonstration Site for the Teaching of Shakespeare by The U.S. Department of Education, and the Folger Library in Washington D. C. 1330 Fox Street. Second Floor South Denver CO. 80204 Phone 720.423.8278 Fax 720.423.8279

http://shakespeare.dpsk12.org/

 17th April 10:00 to 4:00pm

17th Annual Student Shakespeare Festival

Canceled due to the COVID-19/Coronavirus

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The San Diego Shakespeare Society is proud to present:

The Student Shakespeare Festival is held on various open-air stages in  beautiful Balboa Park,in the Casa Del Prado area.Hundreds of students from K-12 representing San Diego City and County schools, perform 10-minute scenes, sonnets, music,and/or dance from Shakespeare's plays.Truly a sight to behold Over 400 San Diego County school children from ages 8 to 18 will create their own costumes, build their own props, and memorize their lines from Shakespeare for a 10-minute scene on stages placed along the Prado. Great fun. Spreckels Organ Pavilion, 2125 Pan American Rd E San Diego, CA 92101.

Check out last years event.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eYbog0u9TUEhttp:

//www.sandiegoshakespearesociety.org/festival/

 

23rd April

William Shakespeare’s Official Birthday

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The most famous of all English playwrights was born 23rd April 1564 (officially) and died on St Georges Day.

His birthday is (usually!) celebrated on 23rd April in Stratford-upon-Avon.

 

22nd May

11th Annual Shakespeare Challenge.

City Hearts will hold its 10th Annual Shakespeare Challenge for students in LA County who have been studying Shakespeare. They will perform scenes and monologues before a panel of encouraging judges at the Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum. The Shakespeare Challenge utilizes Shakespearean drama to inspire students in the study of history, culture, vocabulary, literacy & stagecraft, as well as to promote skills in creative movement, group cooperation, teamwork and conflict resolution.Organizers are currently looking for businesses and organizations that would be able to donate prizes for the competition. You can give almost anything related to Shakespeare, stickers, dolls, books, Acting, Drama, and also general School Supplies.

We hope that you will consider supporting City Hearts and this year’s Shakespeare Challenge.

For more about all of the City Hearts programs visitwww.cityhearts.org.

If you are able to donate prizes to the Shakespeare Competition, please contact Rebecca at r.rasmussen3@earthlink.net.

 

The Desert Branch of the English Speaking Union (ESU) will be holding it's Annual High School Shakespeare Competition at the Shadow Hills High School in Indio, CA. Preliminary presentations are at 9:30 a.m. Final presentations and selection of winners at 1:00 p.m. For information and to RSVP, email us to desert@esuus.org or call us at (760) 862-5505 Details from: Rick Cherry : (760) 862-5505

San Diego Shakespeare Society

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This is the sonnet was presented to Walter Munk at the 16th annual Celebrity Sonnets at the old Globe on the 9th October 2017 by Richard Lederer and reprinted with permission. Complete article is on San Diego Shakespeare Society.

website athttp://www.sandiegoshakespearesociety.org

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