TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club

  • free readers’ theatre program for kids ages 7-12
  • Magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in some of the greatest stories ever told!
  • Explore plays such as The Comedy of Errors, Henry IV, Macbeth, A Midsummer Night’s DreamRomeo & JulietThe Tempest, and Twelfth Night.
  • Play drama games, read aloud from one to three scripts, and meet other Shakespeare fans!
  • Led by professional actors and educators.
  • Up to 24 participants per session. (Wait lists available)
  • Register in person at your chosen Toronto Public Library branch from the list below.**

2017/2018 TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club Dates and Locations!

Please note the specific registration dates for each season 

Winter: Saturdays, January 27th- March 3rd, 2018

Registration Opens: December 16th, 2017
Morning (10am-12pm)
Mount Dennis
Long Branch

*Winter: Thursdays, February 1st – March 8th, 2018
Weston (4PM – 6PM)

Spring: Saturday, April 7th-May12th, 2018

Registration Opens: February 24th, 2018

Check out what parents had to say about our 2017/2018 Library Club!

“My son was reluctant to come to the program the first time we took him, but he really enjoyed the first class and then just wanted to keep going. So much so, that when we asked him if he wanted to sign up a second time, he was very enthusiastic. What I like about your program is that it makes the subject interesting and fun.” 

“The program is a great way to build confidence in performance and to enhance skills and enjoyment of all things theatre – acting, expression, story-telling, imagination.”

“This program has helped improve my children’s oral presentations and drama skills. My children’s in school class presentations have improved greatly and they present in class with great confidence.”

“My 8 years old daughter one day told me she was playing Romeo and Juliet at school recess time with her friend, she was telling the story to them and then she shared her book (the simple version) with her friends. It was great to hear those young kids had such great fun with the play!”

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This program is free for participants, thanks to the generous support of TD Bank Financial Group.
Phone: 416 703 4881
Email: education@shakespeareinaction.org

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