Shakespeare Schools Festival translations

The Shakespeare Schools Festival (SA) has commissioned the translation of condensed versions of numerous plays for performance by high school learners in isiZulu, isiXhosa and Afrikaans.

We are pleased to announce that you can now download

  • the isiXhosa text of A Midsummer Night’s Dream here, and

  • the Afrikaans text of Macbeth here.

Upcoming translations include:

  • Julius Caesar - isiZulu

  • Macbeth - isiZulu

  • Othello - isiZulu

  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream - isiZulu

  • The Tempest - Afrikaans

  • Romeo and Juliet - isiXhosa

Watch this space for these and various other translations that will soon be available via Shakespeare ZA!