Shakespeare's Sprites (Ages 6-9)

  • 'Trinculo, keep a good tongue in your head.'

  • "We split! We split!"

    "We split! We split!"

  • En garde!

    Pool noodles make great swords for stage combat training.
  • "Wherefore this ghastly looking?"

    Students explore scenes from Shakespeare's plays.

Shakespeare's Sprites is a playful introduction to the Bard for ages 6-9. Discover the fun of Shakespeare through pool-noodle fights, Elizabethan costumes, period insults, Renaissance songs and lively scene work. Each week culminates in a final showing for family and friends. This program is the perfect way to instill a love of language and theatre in your child. Students enrolled in Shakespeare’s Sprites should have basic reading skills. Tuition includes one ticket to attend a CSF performance of Much Ado About Nothing at the Mary Rippon Outdoor Theatre on Tuesday, July 21 (6:30 show).

2015 Dates and Details

Session One: July 6-10, 9 a.m. - noon -- SOLD OUT!!

Session Two: July 13-17, 9 a.m. - noon -- SOLD OUT!!

* Call CSF Education at 303-492-1973 to be added to the wait list.

Tuition: $200/wk | Discounts available for siblings and multi-sessions.

To Register

Complete registration packet and mail to:
CSF Education
277 UCB
Boulder, CO 80309
Scanned registration forms may also be emailed to  

Payment Options:

1. BY MAIL: Mail check (payable to Colorado Shakespeare Festival) to address above, along with registration forms.

2. ONLINE:Pay by credit card online by using the link below. All online orders are subject to convenience fees.


3. BY PHONE: Call (303) 492-1973 to pay over the phone by credit card. All phone orders are subject to convenience fees.

Cancellation Policy

A full refund (less registration/late fees) is available if CSF is notified in writing at least 60 days before the first day of camp. Participant receives 80% reimbursement (less registration/late fees) if notification is received 30-60 days before camp. No refunds less than 30 days before camp.


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