Schools

“I am constantly inspired by the energy and enthusiasm that children bring to our workshops. Their willingness to try new things and the way they always impress us with their originality.” – Miranda [Workshop Leader]

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Bringing exciting drama to your classrooms. Fun filled bespoke workshops that introduce Shakespeare’s language and stories with games, group performances, authentic costumes and music.

Our actors will perform short extracts from Shakespeare’s plays and help the pupils work towards their own group performance. The children will have the opportunity to interact with our custom made Elizabethan costumes and will be introduced to music from the 16th century by our lute player.

Option 1: Introduction to Shakespeare

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During this 1 hour workshop pupils will be introduced to Shakespeare’s characters, try on costumes and come together to perform a short speech. Our actors will perform short extracts and give a demonstration of Elizabethan costume and music.

– Background on William Shakespeare
– Introduction to Shakespearian language
– Demonstration of Elizabethan costume and music
– Fun themed games!

Email us at team@pumpkinplayers.co.uk for a quote.

Option 2: Bespoke Shakespearean Workshop

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This 2 hour workshop can be tailored to your exact requirements. Are your class looking at a specific play? Would it be useful to work on a particular speech? Let us know any specifications you would like and they will be added to the workshop program which includes:

– Background on William Shakespeare
– Introduction to Shakespearian language
– Demonstration of Elizabethan costume and music
– Fun themed games!

Email us at team@pumpkinplayers.co.uk for a quote.