Special projects

Royal Shakespeare Theatre - lit up for the Cultural Olympiad in 2008

We run creative projects to explore new ideas and exciting collaborations. You can participate in many of them and some happen quietly behind the scenes. All aim to experiment with fresh perspectives and open up creative processes. We engage in all art forms to develop and commission new work.

Current projects include:

Adelaide Road
Inspired by Shakespeare's As You Like It, part of the current RSC Roundhouse season, Adelaide Road is a new interactive project linking the RSC's work at the Roundhouse with its season of three world premieres at nearby Hampstead Theatre from April this year.

RSC Open Stages
Over 2011/2012 the RSC, in partnership with a number of regional theatres and amateur theatre associations, will run a national programme of skills sharing events and showcases, with amateur societies from across the UK invited to produce their own RSC branded Shakespeare-themed productions.

Billy animations
Meet Billy. A light-hearted series of six short animated films created by the Brothers McLeod with music from Gary Yershon and commissioned by the RSC to celebrate the reopening of our theatres. Keep an eye out for the next four films, which will appear here over the next few months.

Such Tweet Sorrow
A groundbreaking project taking Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet to the digital audience, unfolded to Twitter followers around the world.

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