Stratford-upon-Avon is the town where William Shakespeare was born and is buried.
Every year, millions of people celebrate his life and work by visiting the town. Situated in the heart of England, on the banks of the river Avon, Stratford attracts visitors from all over the world and there are many attractions in the town that can enhance your visit.
During the conference you are invited to explore our new home, enjoy the stunning views from the Tower, discover theatrical secrets on a Theatre Tour, visit the free exhibitions or eat in our Rooftop Restaurant and Bar.
If you would like to see an RSC performance during your stay we are happy to offer the following discounts to conference attendees and their friends and family:
The Merry Wives of Windsor playing in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre at 7.15pm on Thursday 8 and Friday 9 November - £10 off each full price ticket. Quote "Tessitura Conference" at the Box Office (0844 800 1110).
The Orphan of Zhao playing in the Swan Theatre at 7pm on Thursday 8 and 7.30pm on Friday 9 November - all tickets £10 when you quote "Tessitura Conference" at the Box Office (0844 800 1110).
We are also delighted to offer the following discounts for local attractions:
Shakespeare's Houses and Gardens - The offer entitles you to 2 for 1 entry to the Shakespeare Houses & Garden's* (Offer redeemed via a voucher which will be in delegate pack, given on registration to the conference)
*Present the voucher, purchase a ticket and get another free. Excludes family ticket. Once purchased tickets are valid for unlimited entry for 12 months. Voucher exp 31 Mar 2013 BGF1, BGF4, BGF5
Warwick Castle - The offer entitles you to 2 for 1 entry to Warwick Castle. (Offer redeemed via a voucher which will be in delegate pack, given on registration to the conference)
1. The voucher entitles the holder to one free admission to Warwick Castle when accompanied by one full paying adult. 2. Voucher is valid until 31st December 2012. 3. Damaged, amended or photocopied vouchers will not be accepted. 4. Voucher not valid in conjunction with any offer, discount, concession, inclusive travel offer or annual passes. 5. Voucher cannot be used when booking tickets in advance. 6. The voucher can be redeemed against all ticket types, subject to availability. 7. Car parking charges apply. 8. V code: V9714
Holy Trinity Church - Visit Holy Trinity Church and get a glimpse of William Shakespeare's grave. Holy Trinity Church is just up the road from the Royal Shakespeare Company built on the banks of the River Avon.