Shakespeare’s Globe Education in Santa Barbara

Today marks the first day of Shakespeare’s Globe Practitioners’ week in Santa Barbara working with local junior high and high schools. Three practitioners from London are here in Santa Barbara as Artists in Residence made possible by the Leni Foundation

Today, practitioner Emmeline Prior led a Teach the Teachers workshop where 25 local high school teachers learn ways to expand and enhance their Shakespeare curriculum, this year Romeo and Juliet. 

Sam Oatley, another Shakespeare’s Globe Practitioner, worked with students from Goleta Valley Junior High who are studying Romeo and Juliet.