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Education Resources

Love's labour's Lost

William Shakespeare

Discover teaching ideas and lesson planning inspiration through our range of resources, activities and other supporting materials on Shakespeare's Love's Labour's Lost.

  • Theatre Royal Haymarket


    12 Dec 2016 - 18 Mar 2017

  • Running time:

    2 hrs 10 mins + 20 mins interval

Next performance:

12 December, 7:30PM

Theatre Royal Haymarket

Shakespeare's play Love's Labour's Lost is a comedy about language and love, with an unexpected ending. 

For young people of all ages, this play provides a great opportunity to explore the genre of comedy as well as lots of key themes, including:

  • Friendship
  • Loyalty
  • Learning

There are so many different ways of exploring the text but you may find the following particularly useful in introducing the text:

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