Enter the 16th Annual Anne Dittrick Sonnet Writing Contest
Sponsored by Nebraska Shakespeare
Nebraska Shakespeare, in its 27th Season, is accepting submissions for its 16th Annual Anne
Dittrick Sonnet Writing Contest. There are both High School and Adult/Postsecondary Divisions. There is
no entry fee for participants.
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 2013, and his or her
teacher receives Reserved Seating at Shakespeare On The Green 2013. The winning entry will be published in the souvenir program for Shakespeare on the Green 2013, on the Nebraska Shakespeare website, and read by a Company
member On The Green.
Adult/Post Secondary Division Guidelines
First prize in the Adult/Post Secondary Division will receive $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 2013, on the Nebraska Shakespeare website, and read by a Company member On The Green.
We encourage topics such as love and friendship, nature and the outdoors, hopes and dreams.
Deadline for all submissions is May 13, 2013.
Submit to: Nebraska Shakespeare – Sonnet Contest
c/o Sarah Carlson-Brown, Director of Education
Weber Fine Arts 310
University of Nebraska at Omaha
6001 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE 68182-0154
Or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Timeline: Accepting entries from April 23 (The Bard's Birthday!) to May 13, 2013.
Winners: Winners from both divisions will be informed on May 24, 2013.
The Awards Ceremony will be held on June 20,
opening night of Shakespeare On The Green
at the UNO W.H. Thompson Alumni Center, 6 PM.
Who can enter: High School and Adult/Postsecondary Divisions
What's a sonnet: Check out our blog-post!
For more information, contact Sarah Carlson-Brown, Director of Education
at 402-554-3072 or email@example.com