March 31, 2020
SHAKE UP A SONNET!
Shakespeare Globe Centre NZ (SGCNZ)’s newest Locked-down Competition
Shakespeare wrote his 154 Sonnets…plus the one Romeo and Juliet shared, plus….
Now it’s your turn!
A challenge for you to write:
Category 1) A Sonnet based on a Character from a Shakespeare play or poem
Category 2) A Sonnet based on a Shakespeare play or poem
a) Under 12 years old
b) 12 – 24 years old
c) 25 years and over
- Shakespeare Sonnet form
- Sent in low resolution – disqualified if over 500 kb
- No fancy images – create them with your words!
E-mail it to: email@example.com
In the Subject line write Shake Up Sonnet and the Category No and Age letter
In the body of the e-mail, at the top write your:
Postal address with post code:
Category 1: Sonnet based on a Character – State the Character
Category 2: Sonnet based on a Shakespeare Play or Poem – State the Play or Poem
Age Range: a) Under 12 years
b) 12 – 24 years
c) Over 24 years
Sonnet with Title:
If you are willing to have it published, please state that you give permission for this.
First Round A: Due by 5pm Thursday 9 April 2020
Prizes are being sought!
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org M: 027 283 6016
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