HOW TO SHARE YOUR SHAKESPEARE
The goal of this festival is to inspire others throughout the world to share their own connection to Shakespeare, their love of the language and stories, or how he speaks the truth of their lives, through a diverse mix of tributes and performance excerpts. Participation is simple!

Express your tribute using Shakespeare’s words
Short Performance Excerpts such as a short monologue; sonnet; a multi-person scene from Shakespeare; quote any of your favorite lines; a song from one of the plays. Share your favorites or try one of the examples. Any lines from Shakespeare are welcome!

Express your tribute using your own words
Talk about the importance of Shakespeare to your life or the world through Commentary, Tributes and/or Testimonials. If useful, respond to one or more of the following:

  • What does Shakespeare mean to you?

  • Talk about your personal relationship to Shakespeare. How

    did you discover his work? Where has that taken you?

  • Do you have a favorite Shakespeare memory of a live

    performance, film or reading?

  • How has your knowledge and experience of Shakespeare

    shaped your view of the world, life, relationships?

  • Which of Shakespeare's work speaks to you personally and

    why? Please share some passages.

  • Why do you think Shakespeare still means so much today?

  • Is Shakespeare a universal playwright? Why?

  • Why have you chosen to include Shakespeare in your life? 

 

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We Are Shakespeare