Kick off your October half term with a free day of football, fashion and fun for all the family.

Join us around the RSC on Saturday 26 October for a day of free family-friendly events, inspired by our new musical, The Boy in the Dress.

  • Join in with local youth footballers Stratford Town Colts FC as they play matches and penalty shootouts in the Dell Gardens
  • Help artist Megan Clark-Bagnall create the new exhibition, Rules Don't Apply, in the PACCAR Room of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre
  • Marvel at the skills of Guinness World Record holding freestyle footballer Rebaz Mohammed and take part in one of his workshops in the Dell Gardens
  • Have a laugh with physical theatre duo Lynnebec as they take their clowning around the RSC
  • Test yourself against your mates on our human table football pitch in the Swan Gardens
  • Get competitive in a table football tournament in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre bar
  • Come to the Bancroft Terrace to challenge the RSC FC staff football team to a match
A group of people watch a woman kick a ball at a diving man.
In rehearsal for The Boy in the Dress.
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