The Public Theater is happy to announce Summer ShakeUp! is returning for three dates in three different locations this summer!  Summer ShakeUp! will again be FREE for all students!

Please check out our website for more information as well as to register.  Groups and individuals are welcome!


Join us for Summer ShakeUp: a special event for students 6th grade and up!


Get an exclusive and exciting glimpse behind the scenes of a major American theater company and get to know Shakespeare in a whole new way!

The Public Theater's professional Teaching Artists lead a hands-on exploration of Shakespeare's world and works through games, art and acting.

Summer ShakeUp is FREE and is open to all New York City students ages 12 and up.  Individuals, groups and classes are welcome to register for this special one-day event.

This year we're offering 3 different locations: In Manhattan, The Delacorte Theater (home of Shakespeare in the Park); in the Bronx, Crotona Park; and in Queens, Queensbridge Park.

CLICK HERE to register a single participant.

CLICK HERE to register a group.

Please dress comfortably with appropriate shoes. Also please be prepared for a hot day.  Water will be provided but hats and sunscreen are strongly encouraged. 

Parents and guardians are welcome to take part in the workshop.

For specific individual questions feel free to be in touch with Hannah Swihart:

Shakespeare Initiative

The Public Theater | Joe's Pub | Shakespeare in the Park

425 Lafayette St

New York, NY 10003


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