On Tour To Your Classroom

MIDSUMMER FOR YOUNG AUDIENCES

This 45-minute interactive touring show takes your elementary school students through the magical world of A Midsummer Night’s Dream with three professional CSC actors. With a mix of Shakespeare’s poetry and modern language, the performance brings fairies, wacky Athenians, puppets, and more of your favorite moments from Shakespeare’s classic tale to young audiences. There are even opportunities for your students to be a part of the action!

RUNNING TIME: 45 minutes (fits into your regular class schedule)
RECOMMENDED AUDIENCE: Kindergarten through 5th grade
RECOMMENDED AUDIENCE SIZE: Up to 500 students depending on space
COST: $375 per production, $150 for each additional performance on the same day

WHY SHAKESPEARE?

In this 45-minute interactive showcase, three professional actors from the CSC touring company answer a common question: “Why do we still study Shakespeare today?” Interesting facts about Shakespeare, audience participation, Shakespearian insults, scenes from A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Romeo and Juliet, Macbeth, The Comedy of Errors, Henry V, and more are part of this comedic presentation. Appropriate for all ages.

RUNNING TIME: 45 minutes (fits into your regular class schedule)
RECOMMENDED AUDIENCE: 5th grade and up
RECOMMENDED AUDIENCE SIZE: Up to 150 depending on performance space
COST: $375 per production, $125 for each additional performance on the same day

SHAKESPEARIENCE AND CLASSICS IN THE CLASSROOM WORKSHOPS

Entertaining, thought-provoking, and completely customizable to your educational goals, this in-depth teaching tool brings CSC professional teaching artists into your classroom! Through performance, group ensemble work, and utilization of theatrical techniques, CSC actors help students unlock the text and bring any of Shakespeare’s plays or other classic titles to life. Call today to discuss your specific educational goals, and we can discuss how we can help your students achieve them!

RUNNING TIME: One class period up to one full day.
Residencies of multiple days/weeks are available–please call to discuss.
RECOMMENDED AUDIENCE: 5th grade and up
RECOMMENDED AUDIENCE SIZE: Varies, call to discuss
COST: $100 and up, depending on length of program and classroom size. Package discounts will apply when adding a workshop to an educational matinee and/or touring company performance!