Wordy Wednesday – “All that glitters is not gold”

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Welcome to Wordy Wednesday! Every Wednesday we’re going to look at a cool word or phrase from one of Shakespeare’s plays. Shakespeare was something...   Read More

Virtual Lab -Shakespeare in the Globe (and Mail!)

Hello gentle blog readers! In case you missed it this morning (on Twitter and in the paper), here’s a link to the lovely Globe...   Read More

Monday Mystery

Hello Shakespeare fans! This week we’re kicking off some new, regular blog features. Today’s feature is called Monday Mystery: we post a Shakespeare quote,...   Read More

National Shakespeare Youth Festival Guidelines: Dance and Movement

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How to… Create a Dance and Movement Piece. Number of participants: 2 to 10 Time Limit: up to 5 minutes Perform a dance piece...   Read More

National Shakespeare Youth Festival Guidelines: Design

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How To… Design Sets and Costumes Participants: 1 – 3 students What you’ll need to present: In-Schools Festival: Renderings for costumes for AT LEAST...   Read More

National Shakespeare Youth Festival Guidelines: Group and Duologue Scenes

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How To… Create Group and Duologue Scenes Without actors, Shakespeare’s words would never leave the page! The guidelines are: 2 actors for a Dualogue;...   Read More

National Shakespeare Youth Festival- Gordon A. Brown’s Hamlet

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Finally, we bring you the last of our video clips from the 2010 National Shakespeare Youth Festival: Gordon A. Brown’s very cool interpretation of...   Read More

National Shakespeare Youth Festival -Erin District High School’s Taming of the Shrew

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Erin District High School brings us another great interpretation of the Bard! This time students Vikki Chiu, Lexy Thomas, Natalie Sinclair, Adam Hong, Wyatt...   Read More

National Shakespeare Youth Festival- Unionville High School’s Macbeth

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For today’s video clip we are pleased to present this impressive interpretation of Lady Macbeth. Starring Ellen Reesor of Unionville HS, this video is...   Read More

National Shakespeare Youth Festival- Erin District High School’s Romeo and Juliet

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Here’s another video clip from 2010’s National Shakespeare Youth Festival! This one features Nicki Cantar, Kira Hoffman, Jameson Peters, Clayton Takacs, Alyssa Lewis, James...   Read More

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