Shaping Shakespeare  July 1, 2007 - December 25, 2007

Reading and Deliberating


Choose one (or more) minor character from Shakespeare's plays. Either write a detailed description of the character including their background, family etc. OR write a story with them as the main character.

Examples of minor characters are the Apothecary in R & J, Juliet in Measure for Measure, and Lady Macduff in Macbeth.


A great sense of achievement


1st Place - Worthy of the Bard's praise 1st Place - Worthy of the Bard's praise
2nd Place - Brilliant effort 2nd Place - Brilliant effort


Emily Shakespeare
Emily Shakespeare
United Kingdom


Created Jul 1, 2007

Submit Submit Writing


  • Any Member can Submit
  • Only Stories can be Submitted
  • All Genres of Writing can be Submitted
  • Each Contestant May Submit 3 Pieces of Writing
  • Writing may be submitted 7/1/2007 - 12/25/2007
  • Winners will be decided by the Moderator


Emily Shakespeare is solely responsible for the content of this contest, including all promised prizes. Take any promises of large monetary awards with a grain of salt. Contact Emily Shakespeare if you have any further questions.