Shakespeare's Birthday Celebrations
Celebrate Shakespeare's 450th Birthday with fireworks and activities for the whole family.
Wednesday 23 April
Fireworks - outside the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, after the evening performance of Henry IV, Part I
Saturday 26 April
As part of Stratford-upon-Avon's Birthday Celebrations on Saturday 26 April, the RSC will offer a range of free activities for the whole family, including storytelling sessions, stage-fighting workshops and the chance to discover how fake scars and bruises are created. Visitors will also be able go on theatre tours, enjoy music in the foyer areas and explore the 36 metre high Theatre Tower.
Don't forget to use #happybirthdayshakespeare to help share your birthday wishes.
This year's Birthday performance in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre is
Henry IV Part II and takes place at 7.15pm.