Arts Education

Rome Shakespeare Festival empowers learning using dramatic education experiences that serve the public good. Tours of educational programming are conducted in Elementary, Middle and High Schools along with colleges and theaters. RSF holds master classes, workshops and performances that serve artists, students, incarcerated population and the general public. 


Project 1:on-going - Shakespeare in Prison

Rome Shakespeare Festival conducts a Shakespeare in Prison program in partnership with Warden Mike Long at the Floyd County Prison. Four (4) artist facilitators conduct 3 hour weekly workshops utilizing theater based activities, self reflection and journaling through the study and performance of Shakespeare. 

Project 2: Shakespeare in Prison Artist/Facilitator Training

Late Winter/Early Spring 2021

Rome Shakespeare Festival will hosts a Shakespeare in Prison Workshop to train new musical and theater artists to become Certified Artist/Facilitators to work with inmates participating in Rome Shakespeare Festival Shakespeare in Prison program.

Project 3: Summer Camp 2021

Rome Shakespeare Festival will hold a two week camp during the summer of 2021. This acting camp will include stage and film as well as auditioning, set painting and creative writing. 

Sword fighting workshop with Ron Hubbard

Scene painting workshop at Johnson Elementary with Master Artist Siri Selle. 

Improvisation workshop with Atlanta's Automatic Improv.