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Weeks of online collaboration, rehearsals, and workshops throughout a semester of remote learning gave students the opportunity to tell the stories that they wanted to tell, through Shakespeare's Hamlet. Watch their full versions of the play, performed by two different student casts.

January 13 Cast
January 14 Cast


With the Theater’s award-winning Education team and committed teacher coaches, students created theater together, making meaningful connections across schools and neighborhoods.


2020 Participating Schools

Addison Trail High School, Addison
Alcott College Prep, Chicago
Beacon Academy, Evanston
Benet Academy, Lisle
Benito Juarez Community Academy, Chicago
Bishop Noll Institute, Hammond
Chicago High School for the Arts, Chicago
Crystal Lake South High School, Crystal Lake
Elk Grove High School, Elk Grove Village
Francis W. Parker School, Chicago
Homewood-Flossmoor High School, Flossmoor
Huntley High School, Huntley
Infinity, Math, Science, and Technology High School, Chicago
John F. Kennedy High School, Chicago
Kenwood Academy High School, Chicago
Lincoln Park High School, Chicago
Lindblom Math and Science Academy, Chicago
Marengo Community High School, Marengo
Morgan Park Academy, Chicago
Multicultural Arts High School, Chicago

Mundelein High School, Mundelein
New Trier High School, Winnetka
Niles North High School, Skokie
Northside College Preparatory High School, Chicago
Oak Park and River Forest High School, Oak Park
O-School, Chicago
Plainfield East High School, Plainfield
Prosser Career Academy, Chicago
Proviso West High School, Hillside
Rickover Naval Academy, Chicago
Ridgewood High School, Norridge
Round Lake High School, Round Lake
Senn Arts High School, Chicago
Simeon Career Academy, Chicago
South Shore International College Prep, Chicago
Sullivan House High School, Chicago
University of Chicago Laboratory School, Chicago
Warren Township High School, Gurnee
William Howard Taft High School, Chicago



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