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Master Class: Shakespeare x Hip Hop

Includes a Live Event on 08/06/2020 at 4:00 PM (EDT)

Learn how hip hop becomes a way in to Shakespeare and script writing in this Master Class with Devon Glover, the Sonnet Man. 

60 minutes

Devon Glover

The Sonnet Man

Devon Glover is a teacher, rapper, poet, playwright and actor from Brooklyn, New York. He performs Shakespeare's Sonnets through Hip-Hop as The Sonnet Man in schools and theaters worldwide. Devon has appeared on NBC, MSNBC, BBC, and Conferences and Shakespeare Festivals worldwide, including Stratford, Ontario, and Stratford-upon-Avon. He has taught with Stratford Shakespeare, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust and Southern Shakespeare. Devon has wrote adaptations of Shakespeare for various theatre companies. In the Spring 2019, Devon was commissioned by the University of Warwick and Shakespeare Birthplace Trust to write a hip-hop adaptation of Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night” for high schools. For more information, visit www.SonnetMan.com



Shakespeare x Hip Hop - Lessons from Shakespeare with the Sonnet Man
08/06/2020 at 4:00 PM (EDT)   |  60 minutes
08/06/2020 at 4:00 PM (EDT)   |  60 minutes What happens when you mix Shakespeare and Hip Hop? Magic and script writing, and a path to finding your own unique voice.
Shakespeare x Hip Hop Webinar
1.00 certificate of completion contact hour  |  Certificate available
1.00 certificate of completion contact hour  |  Certificate available Follow the directions below to download and print your certificate.