Latest Press Releases

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

We are following all government guidelines around the COVID-19 pandemic, which includes the temporary cancellation of our performances, events and other activities. Our staffing is significantly reduced at the moment and remaining staff are working from home, so please bear with us if we’re a little slower than usual to reply.

RSC PLAYMAKING FESTIVAL MOVES ONLINE

23 June 2020

Annual Playmaking Festival moves online as RSC and Samsung deliver creative challenges for young people inspired by experience of living in lockdown.

ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMPANY ISSUES FURTHER RESPONSE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC

2 June 2020

All future 2020 planned performances postponed, and our ambition to reopen Royal Shakespeare Theatre this autumn for rescheduled 2020 spring performances

RSC’s Critically acclaimed production of Romeo and Juliet to premiere on BBC Four

29 May 2020

The Royal Shakespeare Company production of Romeo and Juliet (2019) will be broadcast on BBC Four at 9pm on Sunday 7 June as part of Culture in Quarantine, it was announced today.

RSC Actors Give Homework Help on National Thank a Teacher Day

20 May 2020

With no date for schools to fully reopen in the UK, thousands of young people and families are continuing to home school. The #RSCHomeworkHelp initiative received hundreds of questions from young people studying Shakespeare.

RSC ACTORS HELP STUDENTS STUDYING SHAKESPEARE UNDER LOCKDOWN

27 April 2020

As part of the newly launched Royal Shakespeare Community initiative, RSC artists help to unlock Shakespeare for thousands of children and young people studying at home.

AUDIENCES ACROSS THE GLOBE GET CREATIVE FOR SHAKESPEARE’S VIRTUAL BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS

23 April 2020

In celebration of William Shakespeare’s 456th birthday, the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) has today unveiled the results of its largest ever digital celebration by audiences.

RSC LAUNCHES LARGEST EVER CELEBRATION OF SHAKESPEARE BY AUDIENCES IN ITS HISTORY

15 April 2020

David Tennant and a raft of RSC actors back the launch with performance of All The World's A Stage

ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMPANY UPDATED RESPONSE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC

9 April 2020

All performances, events and exhibitions cancelled up to and incl 30 June 2020.

RSC & MARQUEE TV ANNOUNCE ONLINE ‘PREMIERE’ & ‘WATCH-ALONG’ OF TWELFTH NIGHT TO MARK WORLD THEATRE DAY

27 March 2020

Audiences are invited to tweet along during the 'premiere' of Twelfth Night at 7.15pm on 11 April.

CAST ANNOUNCED FOR RSC PRODUCTIONS OF EUROPEANA, PEER GYNT AND BLINDNESS AND SEEING, PART OF PROJEKT EUROPA

19 February 2020

Maria Åberg and Judith Gerstenberg co-curate PROJEKT EUROPA, a season of work exploring, celebrating and interrogating our relationship with Europe.

CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR THE RSC’S 2020 PRODUCTION OF THE COMEDY OF ERRORS

6 February 2020

Miles Jupp makes his RSC debut as Antipholus of Syracuse in Phillip Breen's production

RSC ANNOUNCES 2020 WINTER SEASON

4 February 2020

2020 Winter Season announced

CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR THE RSC’S 2020 PRODUCTION OF THE WINTER’S TALE

30 January 2020

Joseph Kloska plays Leontes in Erica Whyman's production

FEBRUARY HALF-TERM ACTIVITIES AT THE ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMPANY 2020

29 January 2020

Half-term fun with the RSC this February.

RSC OPENS APPLICATIONS FOR THE DELL 2020

6 December 2019

Applications are now open for semi-professional and amateur theatre groups to perform on The Dell stage next year.

RSC ANNOUNCES CASTING FOR THE WHIP

5 December 2019

Casting details are announced for the Royal Shakespeare Company’s production of The Whip opening in the Swan Theatre this winter.

You might also like