In these interactive pre-show sessions students are invited to join members of the Acting Company and Creative Teams in the theatre to explore how the production was brought to life on stage.

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What will happen?

We will explore the different interpretive choices available and students will have the opportunity to ask questions about the production.

Ideal for

Key Stage 2 -5


Royal Shakespeare Theatre or Swan Theatre


22 September - King Lear
29 September - Cymbeline
8 December and 5 January 2017 - The Tempest
30 March 2017 - Julius Caesar
4 May 2017 - Antony & Cleopatra

Insight sessions take place from 10.15-11.15am.


£3 per student (RSC Education Members)
£4 per student (non-Members)

How to book

Call the Education Ticket Hotline on 01789 403434. This line is answered by a specialist education team available from 8.30am-5pm Monday to Friday during UK term time.

Please note that booking for the Julius Caesar and Antony & Cleopatra Insight Sessions opens for RSC Education Members on 17 October and for non-Members on 24 October