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Witchcraft In Their Lips – A Creative Partnership

Posted by on Jan 6, 2016 in Girl ImprovEd, Shakespeare Education, Shakespeare for Kids by Kids, Shakespeare Resources | 0 comments

Witchcraft In Their Lips – A Creative Partnership

| by Andee Kinzy | A beautiful project fell into my lap this December. I just happened to see a post about auditions for a new play centered on the women in Shakespeare’s history plays. A few emails went back-and-forth and an amazing partnership was created. Imagine that you’re new to Shakespeare. Imagine that you’re a girl. Imagine finding out that girls didn’t even play the female roles in the Renaissance era. Doesn’t really forge a strong connection, does it? Well, this didn’t stop Stephanie Donowho and Nell McKeown. These two young women spent their...

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Girl ImprovEd

Posted by on Feb 25, 2015 in Girl ImprovEd, Shakespeare Education | 0 comments

Girl ImprovEd

| by lluvia | In a dark forest, three adventurous shapeshifter girls are being pursued by the evil General Nava. Will they survive the chase? Tune in to Girl ImprovEd to find out! We are a group of girls writing plays with strong female characters. Every time I see a movie, if there are no independent girls in it, I feel disgusted and outraged. It makes me feel like girls aren’t important. You KNOW that the person who made the movie must think girls are helpless! I worry that this makes some little girls think they have to look like delicate, sparkly princesses. That they can’t...

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