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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 Niagara Fronteir Shakespeare Competition

Schools in the Buffalo area serving grades 9-12 are invited to participate.

School Competition

Complete 2018 School Participation Form to register your school

Notify the ESU Niagara Frontier of your School Winner by completing the School Winner Entry Form

Branch Competition Finals

11:00am, February 24, 2018 at Buffalo Seminary (205 Bidwell Parkway, Buffalo, NY 14222)

National Competition

The ESU Niagara Frontier Branch Winner will advance to the National Competition on April 23, 2018 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater, Lincoln Center, New York City