Shakespeare In School
Shakespeare Alive! School Tour 2013
March 1 – May 31, 2013
Bring the passion, magic and poetry of the world’s greatest playwright alive, into action and straight to your door with an educational tour perfect for young minds.
Wild and Whirling Words is a fast-paced performance that is interactive and highlights some of Shakespeare’s “greatest hits”!
- A 45-minute journey through some of Shakespeare’s plays with special attention given to those plays in the Maryland Middle School Curriculum.
- The performance is a fully produced and highly theatrical production with costumes, set and sound (your venue shines the lights). Perfect for most venues form theater to cafetorium to gym.
- Professional company members bring Shakespeare’s plays and poetry to life with passion, humor and expertise.
- The performance is engaging with multiple opportunities for the audience to feel like an important and vocal part of the show.
- The experience of seeing and hearing Shakespeare performed will surprise, delight and help students to understand the attraction of Shakespeare.
- Your audience will exploration the language of Shakespeare and understand it. They will get the jokes and be moved by the stories. Wild and Whirling Words smashes the language barrier and leaves students excited by the power of words and wanting more Shakespeare!
Shakespeare Into Action is a series of interactive workshops led by our professional actors that get students onto their feet and into the words!
- Workshops offer a special opportunity for students to incorporate their own ideas and interpretations, developing a long-lasting, personal relationship with Shakespeare’s language and stories.
- Designed to follow our Wild and Whirling Words performance, these workshops can also stand on their own or can be expanded to create a full residency and are tailored specifically for each age.
Prices for the 2013 Season:
- $800 for a single performance
- $1200 for two performances on the same day
- Add 1 workshop for up to 40 students for $150 or 2 workshops for just $250
- Multiple (3 or more) performances or workshop prices can be negotiated on a school-by-school basis.
Ask about Shakespeare in Residence too!
Contact us for more information, or to arrange for the tour to stop at your school.