Making Shakespeare vivid, accessible and enjoyable for young people aged 5-25 and their teachers


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Shakespeare for everyone

Help us make Shakespeare and theatre-going vivid, accessible and fun for young people. As a charity with £4m to raise every year the support of our audience is vital in making those first experiences really count.  Please consider making a donation. 

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In This Section

Teacher Resources

Teacher Packs, videos, image galleries and interactive whiteboard resources to bring Shakespeare to life in the classroom

Events and Workshops for Students

Workshops, conferences and other events at the RSC for young people from Key Stage 1 to Undergraduate

How Your School Can Work With Us

Schools, colleges and universities can work with RSC Education in lots of different ways.

Associate Schools Programme

Our partnership programme with Regional Theatres and schools across England.

Schools' Broadcasts

All of our Shakespeare plays are broadcast live to classrooms free of charge

Teacher Professional Development

From specialist courses in Stratford-upon-Avon to bespoke CPD in your school, we have a professional development offer for everyone

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to your enquiries about RSC Education

Impact and Research

Evidence on the impact of our active approach on young people of all ages and abilities

Planning an Education Visit

Bring your students to workshops, events or performances at the RSC

Where We Work

Look at our map to see where we're working with schools - last year our work reached over 500,000 students across the UK

For Young People

Information, events and activities to help you with your study of Shakespeare, his language and his plays.

Film Challenge

Share your responses to Shakespeare's Roman plays and create a short film exploring citizenship, political speaking and female leadership.