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Shakespeare For Kids!

  • Playhouse on Park 244 Park Road West Hartford, CT, 06119 United States (map)

Tues. 5:15 – 6:15 pm, Instructor: Emily Santarsiero 

Fee: $120. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee. 

Discount: We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

Class Description: Students will participate in games, exercises, and scenes to allow them to gain comfort and technique in portraying a character onstage. The focus of the class will focus on the works of William Shakespeare. Kids will dive into topics, text and discussions regarding kid friendly Shakespearian text. Topics will include basic scene work, storytelling, puppetry, and movement. Though the emphasis of the class will be on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present poems, monologues, or scenes.

Pre-Requisite: It is strongly encouraged that students take PUTTIN ON A SHOWfor a full year to register for this class. Please contact us if you have questions.


Fall:  9/5, 9/12, 9/19, 9/26, 10/3, 10/17, 10/24, 11/14, 11/21(Share Day) Snow Date: 11/28