Julius Caesar Enrichment Activities


Here are some opportunities for you to take your play reading, writing, and acting to the next level!

Opportunities to Publish Your Own Play

If you enjoy writing plays on your own time, check out this opportunity to let others enjoy your work as well!

YouthPLAYS Play Writing Contest



Want to read more by William Shakespeare? Or do you just want to find out a little bit more about his life? Check out these resources below.

William Shakespeare Mini-Biography

Online Virtual Tour of the Globe Theatre

Did Shakespeare Write His Plays?

The Story of William Shakespeare for Kids

Folger Library Digital Texts- Digital Copies of Plays and Poems by Shakespeare

Internet Shakespeare Editions


Local Theaters

Local theaters are a great opportunity to see more plays or even take acting classes. Some of them often put on Shakespeare plays as well!

Guthrie Theater

Park Square Theatre

Steppingstone Theatre

Children’s Theatre

Stages Theatre


Movies Based on Shakespeare Stories

She’s the Man (2006)  — based on Twelfth Night

The Lion King (1994) — based on Hamlet

West Side Story (1961) — based on Romeo and Juliet

Kiss me Kate (1963) — based on The Taming of the Shrew

10 Things I Hate About You (1999) — based on The Taming of the Shrew

Warm Bodies (2013) — based on Romeo and Juliet

Get Over It (2001) — based on A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Gnomeo and Juliet (2011) — based on Romeo and Juliet