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Shakespeare's Bachelorette

Recommended for High Schools and Middle Schools

Shakespeare's Bachelorette

by Lea Marshall

This is the Shakespeare/Dating show mash-up you’ve been waiting for!

 About 35 minutes

Times given are approximate and do not include intermissions/scene changes/breaks


 24
7 M | 7 W | 10 Any Gender


Simple set


 30 pages

Comedy Shakespeare

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This is the Shakespeare/Dating show mash-up you’ve been waiting for!

Kate is looking for a date and her options are somewhat limited. Hamlet is pretty focused on his step-dad, Macbeth keeps trying to grab a dagger from above Kate’s head, and why does Iago keep giving her a handkerchief?

Oberon seems to think he’s going to win the show and it has nothing to do with that purple flower…

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