Project Description

This grant request was awarded to instructor Karen Baker, Freshman CP English class at Aurora High School and will support a weeklong Artist in Residency program for the study of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. The grant will provide the expenses of bringing in 2 professional actors from the Great Lakes Theater Festival who will convert each class into an “acting troupe” and provide the students with an opportunity to study this classic from the character’s point of view, as well as a professional’s approach to script analysis.

Grant Total Request $1,350

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