Shakespeare Outreach in the News

Author: Andrew Kostielney

Jefferson Intermediate School eighth-graders recently used what they had been learning in the classroom to give advice to Perley Fine Arts Academy students in a fun way.
In a special performance, the 135 eighth-graders presented a play they had written and made sets for based on the Dr. Seuss book, “Oh, the Places You’ll Go!”
The play was inspired by the eighth-grade students’ transition to high school and their reflections on their own concerns when entering middle school, said Christy Burgess, outreach director for the Robinson Shakespeare Company based at the Robinson Learning Center.


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