National Shakespeare speech competition

Each spring, in collaboration with the English Speaking Union, the Festival hosts a regional Shakespeare competition for students grades 9-12. The New Orleans winner receives an expense paid trip to the national competition in New York City!  

The National Shakespeare Speech Competition will take place on Sunday March 5, 2017 at 2:00 pm at Tulane University.

To participate in the New Orleans competition, you will need to register your school by January 31, 2016 and complete your school competition by February 17, 2017.

Registration can be made at the National ESU website by using this link.

A handbook with more details can be accessed here.

Question? Contact:
Clare Moncrief, Managing Director
(504) 314-7752