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Shakespeare Teacher Programs

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Teaching Shakespeare Workshops, a partnership between the ESU and the world-renowned Folger Shakespeare Librarygive teachers nationwide the tools that they need to bring Shakespeare to life in their classrooms. These workshops are lead by experts from the Folger National Teacher Corps and focus on the Folger Four (scholarship, performance, curriculum and assessment). 

2014 Shakespeare Teacher Intensive: Romeo & Juliet

A program of the English-Speaking Union
and the Folger Shakespeare Library

Hosted by the English-Speaking Union
Syracuse and Niagara Frontier/Buffalo Branches

Co-sponsored by the Rochester Community Players 

November 10 & 11, 2014
Time: TBD 

MuCCC Theater
142 Atlantic Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607

Registration Fee:
$100 (includes tuition and teaching materials)

Credit card or check (payable to "The English-Speaking Union") accepted.

Registration Deadline:
October 24, 2014

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Instructors for the 2014 Intensive

  • Dr. Barbara Bono (Professor of English, University at Buffalo)
  • Kevin Costa (Folger Shakespeare Library)
  • Celia Madeoy (Professor of Drama & Acting, Syracuse University)
  • Dr. Stephanie Shirilan (Professor of English, Syracuse University)

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