Residencies with Shakespeare in Action

  • An in-depth study of a Shakespeare play over several weeks.
  • An opportunity to work with a professional actor-educator who visits your school.
  • An interactive and dynamic approach to Shakespeare that gets students on their feet and exploring the story.
  • For Kindergarten – Grade 12, up to 30 students per Residency.
  • Available September – June.
  • We require at least 6 weeks between the reservation and the start of the program


  • Can pick any Shakespeare play.
  • Can work towards a production (Performance Residency) or can do an intensive guided study (Academic Residency).
  • Can customize the Residency Schedule around their timetable.
  • Receive a Residency Syllabus with day-to-day lesson plans.
  • Receive a binder full of scenes/scripts, activities, assessment and evaluation materials.
  • Have access to SIA’s on-line collection of video tutorials and lesson plans.
  • Have a direct line to the Director of Education for questions – phone, e-mail, or Skype!

Cost for Residencies: Negotiated based on the length and intensity of the Residency

For more information on our masterclass workshops, please fill out an inquiry form, or call us at (416) 703-4881.