Shakespeare festival


Secondary school thespians have taken over Nayland College in the name of Shakespeare for the past two days.

153 students from around the region have been competing for a spot at nationals and the chance to audition for the National Shakespeare Schools Production.

Motueka High School, Nelson College for Girls, Garin College, Nelson College and Waimea College were all represented in the competition which runs until 4pm this afternoon.

Pop down for a bit of classical theatre with a modern interpretation.