Eight finalists representing their schools will battle it out on stage in a bid to be crowned Schools Shakespeare Champion in an exciting televised final" (http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/teachers/offbyheart/).
This sounds like it would be a great opportunity for students in the UK to connect with Shakespeare in a real way. There are videos of past speeches and tips from celebrities. Click on the link above for more information. Thanks BBC for letting us all know about this amazing opportunity.