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Unlocking Shakespeare

Sun 15 March

Unlocking Shakespeare for Performance

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A day long intensive exploring techniques for unlocking Shakespeare’s text for performance’ – (suitable for all levels)

A fun practical session unlocking Verse and Prose, exploring being part of an ensemble of performers working with Shakespeare’s rich text’.

Working with professional drama artist Joe England. Joe trained as an actor at the Central School of Speech and Drama and his credits include the Royal Shakespeare Company, Derby Playhouse, the BBC and Paramount Comedy amongst others. As a freelance theatre practitioner and director his work includes the RSC and National Theatre, Z-Arts, Polka Theatre, Masterclass, ATG, Mousetrap Foundation and the National Youth Theatre.

He is a founder member of Touchstone Shakespeare Theatre Company, which was established in 2001 and has worked extensively with children with special educational needs and learning difficulties working to unlock creativity, build confidence, support exam success and improve communication skills.