So long as men can breathe, or eyes can see, So long lives this, and this gives life to thee.

William Shakespeare

Un Día de Verano / Summer’s Day

Soneto 18 William Shakespeare / Sonnet 18 by William Shakespeare

Ilustraciones y adapción por Vanessa Balleza con su querido personaje CANITO / Adapted and illustrated by Vanessa Balleza with her endearing character CANITO

Art direction: Reygar Bernal, Rosana Faria and Emily Medina

Produces in the workshop Illustrating Shakespeare organized by the British Council.

Translation Reygar Bernal.

Diagramación Carlos Sanchez y Rosty Rincon

Caracas, November 2016

British Council Venezuela / @veBritish / @ve. BritishCouncil.


 In 2016, the British Council invited the world to take part in a programme of events and activities celebrating the world’s most famous playwright, William Shakespeare, as a writer for all people and nations. To know more about the programme visit

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The British Council in Venezuela is organizes a exhibition with the picture book Canito Un Día de Verano de Vanessa Balleza.

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