Shakespeare and Theatre fun facts

Shakespearean Theatre Discovered!

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If you’ve ever been to London, you might have visited the Globe – the well known theatre where many of Shakespeare’s play were performed....   Read More

Preview Shakespeare’s Home DVD

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Hi Everyone! Check out the link below to preview a great documentary called Shakespeare’s Home, also known as Stratford Upon Avon. If you’re interested,...   Read More

Happy Bard-day Shakespeare!

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Well Will (if I may be so informal), we celebrated your 448th in style with a Midsummer Night’s Dream Residency show at The Mabin School and 7...   Read More

Post-Mortem

Did you know that once a show closes, the production and artistic team have a Post Mortem? Shakespeare in Action just had one for...   Read More

The Friday Fact

Since we were discussing the name Jessica the other day, would you like to learn some more facts about Shakespearean names? Did you know...   Read More

Theatre 101: Aside

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Do you know what the word “aside” means? How about in the world of theatre? An aside is a remark, comment, or even speech...   Read More

The Friday Fact

Did you know that there’s a lost Shakespeare play? The play was The History of Cardenio, or Cardenio for short. We know it was...   Read More

The Friday Fact

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Everyone has a favourite Shakespeare play. (This blogger is partial to Macbeth and Twelfth Night.) But over time, certain plays do become more popular...   Read More

The Friday Fact

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Here’s a curious piece of information: there are over 80 different recorded variations of Shakespeare’s name. In legal documents, works by his contemporaries, and...   Read More

Theatre 101: Blocking

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This summer we’re all going to learn some theatre terms! Like any field or profession, theatre makes use of a lot of unique terms...   Read More

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