The Best Will in the World


Glass work showing Shakespeare's Characters


Flexible dates - Get in touch to book

Venue: The Shakespeare Centre

Key stage: Key Stage 2

Price : 12.50 per pupil

This is "the best" introduction to enjoying Shakespeare and his works for KS2 pupils. During active and energetic workshops, led by one of our experienced actors and the former Head of Wigs and Make-up at the RSC, your children will 

  • discover why William Shakespeare became so famous
  • find out about Tudor theatre
  • take part in workshops on character, staging and text
  • experience wigs and make-up, blood and scars included 
  • visit the multi-media exhibition 'Life, Love & Legacy" 
  • rehearse scenes from A Midsummer Night's Dream
  • present a 'snippet' performance at the end of the day

Bookings subject to availability 

Maximum of 30 pupils per session 

This session supports Arts Award - to find out how download this mapping tool.

"Best workshop I have ever been a part of and I’ve done both GCSE and A-level drama myself.  Recommend to everyone." - Hargate Primary