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The English-Speaking Union National Shakespeare Competition

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2020 ESU National shakespeare competition: Central Florida branch

Welcome to the 37th Annual ESU National Shakespeare Competition: Central Florida Branch.

Please see dates below and contact Ginger Bryant at gbryant@lhps.org with any questions.

Friday, October 24, 2019: Deadline for registering your school's participation in the competition this year. You may sign up here.

Monday, February 3, 2020: Deadline for you to submit your winner's name, selected sonnet, and monologue to me. Please remember that the pieces must be performed as cut and noted in the packets with no changes.

Monday, February 24, 2020: Competition at The University Club of Winter Park with check-in for competitors at 3:30P.M. and the competition beginning promptly at 4:00P.M

Monday, April 27, 2020 (tentative date): Competition finals in New York City.


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