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National Shakespeare Competition

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The English-Speaking Union National Shakespeare Competition assists high school teachers across the country with their Shakespeare and language arts curricula. Through the competition, students are encouraged to develop their communication skills and an appreciation of the power of language and literature. 


2018 ESU Fort Lauderdale Shakespeare Competition

Schools in the Fort Lauderdale (Broward County) area serving grades 9-12 are invited to participate.

School Competition

Complete 2018 School Participation Form by February 2, 2018 to register your school

Notify the ESU Fort Lauderdale of your School Winner by completing the School Winner Entry Form by February 17, 2018

  • All School Winners must complete and return the Photo Release Form by February 17, 2018

Branch Competition Finals

9:00am, February 24, 2018 at the North Broward Preparatory School, Lakeside Lecture Hall, 7600 Lyons Rd., Coconut Creek, FL 33073

National Competition

The ESU Fort Lauderdale Branch Winner will advance to the National Competition, April 23, 2018 (Lincoln Center Theater, New York City)


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