Shakespeare's Heroes

Thanks to the Carnegie Free Library of Beaver Falls I was able to run a Shakespeare Camp entitled, Shakespeare's Heroes from July 6th-9th, 2015, with a final performance on the 11th.  We discussed the theme of Heroes, both in Shakespeare's plays as well as the students own ideas of what makes a hero.  The final performance was made up of Haikus written by the students on the theme of Heroes, acted out performances of Mya Gosling's GoodTickleBrain 3-Panel Play versions of Shakespeare's Plays, monologues from Shakespeare's plays, and reflections on stories, Shakespeare, and heroes.  Below you can find a video of their performance and a short video of just the renditions of Mya Gosling's comics.  (You can find her work at