Shakespeare's Life and Times

Subject: Storytelling and Shakespeare
Age Group: 5-11 Year Olds (KS1 & KS2)
Available in London, North West
Discover the playwright: his life in Stratford and London, the Tudor period in which he wrote and his remarkable literary legacy.
One facilitator visits your school in role as the magical ‘spirit’ Ariel from Shakespeare’s play The Tempest to lead children on a journey to discover more about the man behind the quill and recreating Shakespeare’s Globe theatre for themselves. 

Important Events Link

This workshop is perfect to support year-round learning as well as the following important events in your year planner:
  • Shakespeare Week (15th-21st March 2020)
  • Shakespeare's Birthday, 1564 (23rd April)



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Important Information

Type: Drama workshop
Length of session: 60 minutes
Price£123 + VAT
Number of children: up to 30 - extra children are negotiable
All Freshwater drama facilitators are DBS checked


• Curriculum specific
• Experienced facilitator
• Interactive learning
• Opportunity to observe children's progress
• Easy booking process
• Follow-up packs available
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