Play in a Day

Spend a day with one of our practitioners to create a shortened version of one of Shakespeare's plays.

Working as an ensemble theatre company, you will devise, direct and act in a 20-30 minute reworking of a Shakespeare play that will be performed to family and friends.

A large group of young people perform a battle scene.
Photo by Laura Keating © RSC – Image Licensing

What and when

This is a fun and physical workshop so participants are asked to wear comfortable clothes, soft soled shoes and bring lots of water. Don't forget a packed lunch too.

The play for February Half Term is  Hamlet.

Tuesday 31 May: For ages 9 - 12 years
Wednesday 1 June: For ages 13 - 15 years

10am - 4.30pm (performance will take place at 4pm)
Clore Learning Centre
£25 (lunch not included)

Booking tickets

Book tickets online by clicking the links below, or call the RSC Ticket Hotline on 01789 403493.


May Half Term

Book Tickets

Tickets for the Barbican 2016 Season are now only available directly through the Barbican.


Or call the Barbican Box Office directly: 020 7638 8891
(10am–8pm Mon–Sat, 11am–8pm Sun)

Tickets for Love's Labour's Lost and Much Ado About Nothing (Love's Labour's Won) are now only available directly through the Theatre Royal, Haymarket.


Or call the Theatre Royal, Haymarket Box Office directly: 020 7930 8800
(10am–7:45pm Mon–Sat)