Virtual Playshop

An interactive, virtual learning program for the classroom or home school!

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Playshops for Virtual Educators and Remote Learners

Virtual Playshops are for educators looking to energize their Zoom classrooms with the power of live performance. Learning about Shakespeare is more fun, authentic, and engaging when SF Shakes expert teaching artists transform your remote classroom into an interactive virtual stage!

Virtual Playshops are for: 

  • English, History, and Theatre Arts Teachers
  • Home school parents/teachers/tutors
  • Learning pods
  • Any educator teaching about Shakespeare and his works
  • Lifelong learners who love learning about Shakespeare just for fun!

SF Shakes is proud to introduce Virtual Playshops, a live, interactive, performance-based way for students to experience the language and themes of Shakespeare. In this virtual hour-long class, our experienced teaching artists will get students on their feet speaking Shakespeare’s language and exploring his timeless themes. The teaching artists at SF Shakes are professional performers with months of experience teaching and performing in the virtual realm. 

Key features of Virtual Playshops include:

  • Warm ups: waking up the voice and body
  • Full participation: including group and individual activity
  • Game-based activities: encouraging teamwork and collaboration
  • Language exploration: giving each student the chance to speak Shakespeare’s words
  • Personal exploration: making Shakespeare your own

Customize your Virtual Playshop!

Our standard curriculum includes text from Shakespeare’s best-known plays, but if you prefer to focus on a play that you are currently studying, we can easily adjust for your specified needs.

Fee schedule: each Virtual Playshop accommodates up to 16 students (maximum) for only $180 or up to 32 students (2 groups of 16 maximum) for $250. We host directly from our own secure Zoom account unless other arrangements are made. 

Send your booking request NOW and have your students saying "I didn't know Shakespeare was so much fun!"