The English-Speaking Union

National Shakespeare Competition

Documents and Forms

This page is the primary host of all current competition documents, forms, handbooks and other resources. If what you're looking for is not here, it may be forthcoming. 


Click here for Customizable School Posters. Instructions available here


 Click here for the 2024 School Participation Form

2024 School Winner Form: Click Here

2024 Monologue and Sonnet Packets

2024 Monologue Packet 
2024 Sonnet Packet 


Student Handbook 
Teacher Handbook 
Judge Handbook
Branch Handbook 

Remote Competition Tool Kit for TeachersTurnkey strategies and exercises for remote, hybrid or in-classroom teaching!


2024 School Competition Fillable Certificates 
2024 Branch Competition Fillable Certificates 

Press Releases

2024 Branch Pre-Competition Press Release 
2024 Branch Post-Competition Press Release 

Photo Release

2024 Branch Competition Photo Release Form