February Half Term Activities

Join us for a week of workshops and activities for all the family from Monday 18 - Friday 22 February.

All week you can pick up a free Activity Trail to discover hidden gems around the building, go to the top of the Tower for views across three counties and dress up in costumes from our new dressing up cabinet. Just ask a member of staff for a free trail or to find out more.

THE PLAY'S THE THING

Kids go free to our award winning family exhibition The Play's The Thing during Warwickshire school holidays.Up to four children can go free with every full price Adult ticket purchased. 

WORKSHOPS

Alongside our drop in activities, exhibitions and events, you can take part in workshops, using approaches straight from our rehearsal rooms. These are broken down into three age ranges:

Introduce: 
For ages 4 – 8 and their families/carers
Introduce the love of theatre and Shakespeare to your family with our series of fun and active taster workshops.

Discover
For ages 8 – 12 and their families/carers
Discover how our actors work in the rehearsal room to make theatre whilst learning more about Shakespeare’s plays. We also run full-day workshops within this age group for young people to attend without their parent/carers.

Explore
For ages 13 - 17
These sessions will give a greater insight into the work of the RSC and how we create theatre and bring Shakespeare to life. These workshops are for young people to attend without their parents/carers

Under 5s

Baby and Toddler Sensory Play (6 - 18 months)

Baby and Toddler Sensory Play (6 - 18 months)

18 February 2019

The Other Place

10.15 – 10.55am

Enjoy our Shakespeare inspired, multi-sensory, creative environments to play and explore. The free-?ow sessions are held in small groups of up to 12 children and their adults.

£4 per child (adults attend free)

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Baby and Toddler Sensory Play (18 months - 4 years)

Baby and Toddler Sensory Play (18 months - 4 years)

18 February 2019

The Other Place

11.20am – 12pm

Enjoy our Shakespeare inspired, multi-sensory, creative environments to play and explore. The free-?ow sessions are held in small groups of up to 12 children and their adults.

£4 per child (adults attend free)

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Kate's Storytree

Kate's Storytree

22 February 2019

Upper Circle Bar, RST

10.15am – 10.45am and 11.30am – 12pm

Kate’s storytree is exploring a new home inspired by our free exhibition in the PACCAR Room, Home Sweet Home. So join us on a story-time adventure and discover what you love about at where you live.
Suitable for Under 5s, children must be accompanied by an adult.

FREE, booking required

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Introduce: 4 - 8 years

Introducing: Singing

Introducing: Singing

19 February 2019

Royal Shakespeare Theatre

11 – 11.45am

Come and sing your heart out with an RSC voice coach. No experience necessary, a fun introduction to singing and projection.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.

£3.50 adult/ £3 child

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Introduce: Clowning

Introduce: Clowning

20 February 2019

Clore Learning Centre

11am – 12pm

Take inspiration from As You Like It’s clown, Touchstone and discover what makes you funny and how to get your audience belly laughing in this fun introductory workshop.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.

£3.50 Adult/ £3 Child

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Discover: 8 - 12 years

Play in a Day: 11 - 13 years

Play in a Day: 11 - 13 years

18 February 2019

Clore Learning Centre

10am - 4.30pm

Explore key scenes and create a shortened version of As You Like It in just a day, with help from an RSC expert. Family and friends can join to watch the play at 4pm.
Participants should wear comfortable clothing and bring a packed lunch and water bottle.
For young people only

£28

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Discover: Songs from As You Like It

Discover: Songs from As You Like It

19 February 2019

Royal Shakespeare Theatre

1.30 – 3pm

No musical knowledge needed, just a love of singing! Take part in a voice warm up and then learn a song from As You Like It.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.

£4 Adult/ £3.50 Child

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Discover: Clowning

Discover: Clowning

20 February 2019

Clore Learning Centre

1.30 – 3pm

Take inspiration from As You Like It’s clown, Touchstone and discover what makes you funny and how to get your audience belly laughing in this fun introductory workshop.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.

£4 Adult/ £3.50 Child

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Explore

Play in a Day: 14 - 17 years

Play in a Day: 14 - 17 years

18 February 2019

Clore Learning Centre

10am - 4.30pm

Explore key scenes and create a shortened version of As You Like It in just a day, with help from an RSC expert. Family and friends can join to watch the play at 4pm.
Participants should wear comfortable clothing and bring a packed lunch and water bottle.
For young people only

£28

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Explore: Set Design

Explore: Set Design

22 February 2019

The Other Place

2 – 4pm, Suitable for ages 13 - 17 years

Work with an RSC Assistant Designer to create a set design suitable for our thrust stages, where the audience watch from three sides. Build your own design for As You Like It, and see it displayed inside our model of the theatre. (For young people only and they do not need to be accompanied by an adult.)

£9

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