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ESU National Shakespeare Competition

2023 ESU National Shakespeare Competition School Participation Form

Please select your nearest ESU Branch from the list below to view and submit the School Participation Form. Schools outside of participating ESU branches may compete via the E-Branch. Please scroll down to learn more. 

 Albany          Atlanta          Austin          Boston         

Central Florida      Central Pennsylvania       Charlotte   

Charlottesville      Chicago         Cincinnati         Cleveland 

Colonial    Columbus       Dallas        Delaware         Denver 

Desert (Palm Springs)  Fort Lauderdale   Greensboro  Greenwich 

Hawaii Houston Indianapolis Jacksonville Kansas City Kentucky 

Lexington        Los Angeles       Memphis      Miami-Dade-Monroe 

Monmouth County Naples Nashville New Orleans New York City

Niagara Frontier/Buffalo      Oklahoma and Western Arkansas    

Palm Beach     Philadelphia   Phoenix   Portland   Princeton    

Research Triangle      Rhode Island    Rochester      San Diego    

San Francisco  Sandhills   Savannah  Seattle   Southwest Virginia 

St. Louis   Syracuse     Tucson      Washington D.C.

If there is not an ESU Branch competition in your area and you wish to participate in the ESU National Shakespeare Competition, please consider the E-Branch Online competition. To complete the E-Branch online participation form, please click here.

If you have any questions, please contact Betty Trevino Roth at