The English-Speaking Union

The English-Speaking Union National Shakespeare Competition

Documents and Forms

This page is the primary host of all current competition documents, forms, handbooks and other resources. If what you're looking for is not here, it may be forthcoming. 


Click here for the 2022 School Participation Form
2022 School Winner Form: COMING SOON!

2022 Monologue and Sonnet Packets

2022 Monologue Packet 
2022 Sonnet Packet 

Handbooks: 2022 coming soon!

2021 Student Handbook 
2021 Teacher Handbook 
2021 Judge Handbook
2021 Branch Handbook 

Remote Competition Tool Kit for TeachersTurnkey strategies and exercises for remote, hybrid or in-classroom teaching!


2021 School Competition Fillable Certificates 
2021 Branch Competition Fillable Certificates 

Press Releases

2021 Branch Pre-Competition Press Release 
2021 Branch Post-Competition Press Release 

Photo Release

2021 Branch Competition Photo Release Form