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The English-Speaking Union National Shakespeare Competition

2018-2019 ESU National shakespeare competition: Rhode Island branch

The 36th Annual ESU National Shakespeare Competition: Rhode Island Branch will take place on Febraruy 24th, 2019 at 1:30 PM at the Providence Athenaeum. The deadline for area schools to register is October 31st, 2018. The deadline for area schools to hold their competition is January 15th, 2019. Contact Lindsay Shaw at lshaw@provath.org.


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The ESU celebrates English as a shared language to foster global understanding and good will by providing educational and cultural opportunities for students, educators, and members.

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