Theater: ShakeScenes (NDSF 2022)


Location: Washington Hall, University of Notre Dame (View on

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Back for another round of delightful Shakespearean shenanigans, ShakeScenes will brighten the stage at Washington Hall like never before. A perennially popular event featuring elementary-age students from the South Bend area performing scenes from and inspired by Shakespeare, ShakeScenes provides two hours of adorable, moving, and hilarious entertainment. This family-friendly performance has introduced thousands of children across the area to Shakespeare ever since its inception. 


Coordinating Director: Christy Burgess
Production Manager: Cate Cappelmann
Lighting Designer: Kathleen Van Vleet
Light Board Operator: Indi Jackson

SCENE 1: Robinson Shakespeare Company - Richard II, Part 1
SCENE 2: The Young Fries of Treachery
Sixpeare: An homage to the musical "Six," featuring six of Shakespeare's most famous female characters. 

SCENE 3: Lady Bards - ShakesClue
SCENE 4: Shakespeare at Fremont Park - Shakespeare, But Make It Dragons (Select Scenes from Romeo and Juliet)
SCENE 5: Much Ado About Nothing, Act 3, Scene 3 & Act 4, Scene 2
SCENE 6: ShakesCorps - Much Ado About Nothing, Act 3, Scene 1

SCENE 7: Michiana Mechanicals - Shakespeare in Love (Our Five Favorite Couples)
SCENE 8: Robinson Shakespeare Company - Richard II, Part 2  
SCENE 9: Cosmic Hamlets - Romeo and Juliet, Act 1 scene 1

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