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National Shakespeare Competition

Welcome to the 35th annual ESU National Shakespeare Competition

Join us!

To register your branch for the 2018 season, complete the 2018 Branch Participation Agreement Form by Friday, September 15, 2018.

Materials

2018 Branch Coordinator Handbook

This handbook contains all the information you will need in order to plan and execute your Branch Competition during the 2017-2018 season.  If you have additional questions, please email shakespeare@esuus.org.

For other materials referenced in this handbook, please visit the Documents & Forms Page.

Informational Conference Call

Listen to the conference call that was held Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at 4:00pm EDT

Reminders

Coming soon

  • Pre-competition Press Release for local distribution
  • Post-competition Press Release for local distribution
  • Student certificates for branch-level competitions are available upon request (email shakespeare@esuus.org)