Join today from £20 to access Priority Booking and exclusive online events

Shakespeare is finally coming home to the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and there’s never been a better time to become an RSC Member.

As an RSC Patron, Member or Subscriber, you will enjoy Priority Booking for Much Ado About NothingHenry VI: Rebellion and Wars of the Roses, plus a programme of exclusive online and in-person events giving you behind-the-scenes insight into the company and our productions.

Your support as an RSC Patron, Member or Subscriber will be felt by thousands of young people, as well as adults. It creates resources and opportunities for school students as they catch up after a period of disruption. It provides transformative training for teachers in techniques which can improve not just their students’ experiences of Shakespeare, but also their life chances. And it gives the members of our community groups across the country experiences of Shakespeare which can change their lives.

Join today from £20 and help us to continue creating extraordinary theatre experiences for as many people as possible.

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A black woman wearing sunglasses and a gold headdress with a bird


Director Roy Alexander Weise (joint Artistic Director of Manchester Royal Exchange) transports Shakespeare's famously sparring couple, Beatrice and Benedick, to an imagined futuristic world in this brand new production featuring Akiya Henry and Michael Balogun.

Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, 4 February - 12 March 2022

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Burning wooden letters saying Henry VI Rebellion


Following the success of the Henry VI Part I Open Rehearsal Project, RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran and Director Owen Horsley join forces once again to continue their exploration of Shakespeare's History Cycle.

Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, 1 April - 28 May 2022

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Wooden letters on fire spelling Wars of the Roses


English history's most famous power struggle is brought to a thrilling conclusion by Director Owen Horsley in this final part of Shakespeare's Henry VI saga.

Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, 11 April - 4 June 2022

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Priority Booking Dates

Priority Booking is now open for Major Supporters, Production Circle and Artists Circle; Gold, Silver and Bronze Patrons; and Members. Priority Booking for Subscribers opens on Thursday 4 November. 

Priority booking opens online from 10am. Telephone booking opens at 10am on Priority Booking days. (12-6pm, Monday to Friday at other times, plus 12-6pm on Saturdays during Priority Booking periods). You can join online or call the Box Office on 01789 331111 (Monday - Friday, midday - 6pm). 

Public Booking opens on Monday 8 November. 

The RSC Acting Companies are generously supported by The Gatsby Charitable Foundation and The Kovner Foundation

Henry VI: Rebellion and Wars of the Roses are supported by RSC Production Circle members Peggy Czyzak-Dannenbaum, Susan Tomasky and Ronald J Ungvarsky, and Marcia Whitaker. 


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