Iscrizione SaM


Group A

BA students (third-year or nearly-graduates) Graduate students (MA and PhD) in Humanities (e.g.: Literary Studies, Shakespeare Studies, Theatre and Performance Studies, History, Philosophy, Anthropology, Media and Film Studies, Cultural Studies, Art, Modern Languages etc.);

2) Candidates holding an MA or PhD degree in Humanities;

3) English literature schoolteachers.


Group B:

1) Students and graduates in Conservatoires and equivalent Acting Schools;

2) Candidates with adequate performing experience.


Applicants are required to fill in the Application Form and upload the following:

Group A

1. CV.

2. Statement of interest (500 words).


Group B:

1. CV and actor’s headshot or recent photograph.

2. Statement of interest (500 words).

3. A self-tape of a short (30 -60 seconds) Shakespeare monologue recorded to camera (a phone video is fine).


Credits and Certificate of attendance

Number of ECTS credits: 6

Students will receive a certificate of attendance.



Standard fee: € 300

No fee for the first 12 eligible applicants from the University of Verona: third-year BA students (L10, L11, L12), MA students, and PhD candidates

Reduced fee for partner universities' students: € 150

Italian high school teachers may have the possibility to use their teaching bonus (‘bonus docente’) to pay the fee because the activities of the Summer School are recognized by the SOFIA platform.

Partner Universities:

      • The Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham
      • Cambridge University
      • Queen Mary University of London
      • GSA, University of Surrey
      • Westmont College, Santa Barbara (CA)
      • Faculty of Dramatic Arts, University of Arts in Belgrade

The fee includes: participation in the Summer School and the Verona Shakespeare Fringe Festival, insurance, reading materials.

Concessionary fees are available for accommodation and meals at the University of Verona.

Participants will have access to the following prices for meals at the Mensa San Francesco of the University of Verona:

Full Menu: 7,00 euros 

Reduced Menu: 5,60 euros

Mini Menu: 4,20 euros