On Tour To Your School

Invite Shakespeare In

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s touring company, comprised of six professional actors, tour 4 Shakespeare plays each year.  These productions clock in under two hours, and the touring company can perform in almost any space (approximately 15’ x 20’), including gyms, theaters, and libraries. The show concludes with a question-and-answer session to allow the students to talk with the actors and gain new insight into the play.

ROMEO AND JULIET

Curriculum Connections:
What is in a name? Themes in Identity
Communication and Conflict
The Community Contract

MACBETH

Curriculum Connections:
The Witch: Gendered Text
Adapting Theme to Setting
Theatre Studies: Kabuki Theatre

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM

Curriculum Connections:
Examining Verse
Tropes of a Play
Identifying Character Archetypes

JULIUS CAESAR

Curriculum Connections:
Tyrannical Historic Connections
Political Speeches
Masculinity as Identity

More Information

Running Time: Less than two hours, including Q&A with the cast
Audience Size: Up to 500 depending on performance space
Recommended Audience: Varies by each title, usually 6th grade and up. Call to discuss.
Cost: $750 per productions, $650 for a second performance of the same play on the same day
Call to discuss further discounts for 3+ performances

Contact Kristen.Race@cincyshakes.com to book