Shakespeare Classes and Camps


shakespeare for kids classWe have after school and summer camps in 4 different areas: Atascadero, San Luis Obispo, and Nipomo, CA and South Carolina:

ATASCADERO, CA Classes – Taught by Brendan P. Kelso – Shakespeare Classes (and Kipling!) are starting up in July! All classes have a performance at the end of the session (for all family and friends!) – Scholarships available! Email Brendan with any questions: Brendan at Sign up here

Three camps this summer – all camps run M-F from 9-12 with a performance on Friday:

  • Much Ado for Kids – July 10th – 14th
  • Twelfth Night for Kids – July 24th – 28th
  • Jungle Book for Kids – Aug 14th – 18th

Caesar for KidsSAN LUIS OBISPO, CA Classes – taught by Brendan P. Kelso – Melodramatic deaths, crazy witches and soothsayers, guilt, revenge – all the hallmarks of a fun filled Shakespeare melodramatic tragedy! Kids LOVE to die on stage, and there’s plenty with these two!!! Your kids will LOVE Shakespeare when we are done! Email Brendan with any questions: Brendan at Sign up here

Two camps this summer – all camps run M-F from 9-12 with a performance on Friday:

  • Julius Caesar for Kids – June 26th – 30th
  • Macbeth for Kids – July 17th – 21st

three musketeersNIPOMO, CA Classes – taught by Angi Herrick – Your kids will love these melodramatic, hilarious, short renditions of Shakespeare’s Plays (Alexander Dumas’ swashbuckling tale of The Three Musketeers is in there too!) Each of these week-long camp runs from 10-12. We will be reading, auditioning, and creatively having fun with Shakespeare (and the Musketeers!). There will be sword fights, melodramatic deaths on stage, Fairy kings and queens, fun crazy language, yucky love scenes, drama games, and most importantly, lots of fun! The week ends with a class performance each Friday at noon for family, and friends. These are classic stories like you’ve never seen before! And your kids will LOVE THEM!

Register here for Nipomo classes
Email Angi with any questions: Angi at

Three camps this summer – all camps run M-F from 10-12 with a performance on Friday:

  • Midsummer for Kids – July 10th – 14th
  • The Three Musketeers for Kids – July 17th – 21st
  • Hamlet for Kids – July 24th – 28th

Long John Silver PIrate Insult generatorSouth Carolina Classes – taught by Jean Schubert, formerly of Crabpot Players Theatre – Take a voyage on the high seas – IF YOU DARE! Find out where all the Pirates of the Caribbean stories came from. Melodramatic deaths, sword fighting, and pirates – what could be better?! Come on out and join the other swashbucklers on stage for this fun week long adventure! Long John Silver is waiting!
Registration links below for the South Carolina classes

Email Jean with any questions: fjmeschubert at


Teaching Shakespeare classes or camps?  Let me know and I will help get the word out! Email me directly at: brendan at

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