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Best Will in the World

Energetic full-day drama workshops on your choice of A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Tempest or Macbeth.

Connect with your class at Mary Arden’s Farm - a safe, secure and fun site with special access for primary schools.

Choosing between A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Tempest and Macbeth, pupils will:

  • explore the major themes of the play in a fun and interactive way.
  • be immersed in the social and historical context of the play, the writer and the audience through access to original artefacts and documents from the Trust's extensive archive.
  • work as an ensemble and in small groups to devise and perform scenes from the play
  • stage an abridged performance using original text, movement and music

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Venue: Mary Arden’s Farm, Wilmcote, CV37 9UN
Duration: full day

Price: £13 per pupil.

Maximum capacity for all workshops is one class.
One member of staff (free of charge) is required to accompany every eight children.
A minimum charge equivalent to 20 pupils applies to all workshops.

An absolutely superb day! The children were fully enthused and engaged all day; a really stimulating day of Shakespeare.

— Amesbury Primary School

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