Sonnet Contest

The 18th Annual Anne Dittrick Sonnet Writing Contest
Sponsored by Nebraska Shakespeare 

We are proud to present the winners of the 18th Annual Anne Dittrick Sonnet Writing Contest.


Click HERE to see the 2015 winning sonnets.

 

Middle School Division Guidelines (NEW CATEGORY!)

The contest is open to all middle school students.  Interested students should contact their English teachers

who submit the entries to Nebraska Shakespeare.  Contest winners and their teachers will receive a 

Shakespeare Gift Pack.  First Place winner receives a scholarship to Camp Shakespeare, and his or her 

teacher receives Reserved Seating at Shakespeare On The Green.  The winning entry will be published in the souvenir program for Shakespeare on the Green and read by a Company member On The Green.


High School Division Guidelines

The contest is open to all high school students.  Interested students should contact their English teachers

who submit the entries to Nebraska Shakespeare.  Contest winners and their teachers will receive a 

Shakespeare Gift Pack.  First Place winner receives a scholarship to Camp Shakespeare, and his or her 

teacher receives Reserved Seating at Shakespeare On The Green.  The winning entry will be published in the souvenir program for Shakespeare on the Green and read by a Company member On The Green.

 

Adult/Post Secondary Division Guidelines

First prize in the Adult/Post Secondary Division receives $100 and all contest winners will receive a 

Shakespeare Gift Pack. The winning entry will be published in the souvenir program for Shakespeare on 

the Green and read by a Company member On The Green.


We encourage topics such as love and friendship, nature and the outdoors, hopes and dreams, humor. LIMIT 10 SUBMISSIONS PER INDIVIDUAL.

The dealine for all submissions has passed for 2015. See you next year!


For more information, contact Sarah Carlson-Brown, Director of Education 

at 402-689-7614 or carlson-brown@nebraskashakespeare.com