Programs & Activities

The English-Speaking Union National Shakespeare Competition

2018-2019 ESU National shakespeare competition: New York City branch

The 36th Annual ESU National Shakespeare Competition: New York City Branch is almost here!

The deadline for area schools to register is February 1st, 2019. The deadline for area schools to hold their competition is February 15th, 2019

Branch Semi-Finals will take place on February 25th, February 28th and March 1st at ESU Headquarters, from 4:00 PM. Please arrive no later than 3:30 PM

Branch Finals will take place on March 7th at the Morgan Library at 4:00 PM.

Contact Annelise Nussbacher at