Shakespeare in the Schools

Shakespeare in the Schools

March 27 Update:

Carrie and Benjamin finished working with the kids at Cotter High School last week and moved on to Arcadia High School. They also visited Minnesota Conservatory for the

Carrie and Benjamin had a great time with the students at Cotter High School!

Arts for a day-long session with a group of Winona homeschoolers. This week, they’ve been at Rushford-Peterson High School and tomorrow will round out the week at Bluffview Montessori.

March 8 Update:

Aaaaand they’re off! Shakespeare in the Schools (SITS) kicked off this week at LaCrescent-Hoka High school. Seniors and Freshmen will be working with festival members Carrie Nath and Benjamin Boucvalt digging into text, exploring themes of love, race and jealousy and honing customs of the Queen’s court. Our Teaching Artists will also be working with students at Winona Senior High School, Cotter High School, and Riverway Learning Community. They’ll also be working with students in Arcadia and Rushford.

Interested in bringing SITS to your school? Contact Carrie at

Benjamin Boucvalt working with LaCrescent-Hoka High school Seniors on a scene from Othello.