Free family activities
Family Craft Activities on the Bancroft Terrace
From 11.30am simple arts activities for under 10's. You can sign our birthday card for Billy, make a simple crown and be a king, design Titania's flowers or create a Shakespeare finger puppet to take away with you.
Workshops for families and children in the Ferguson Room, Swan Theatre
Blood, Guts & Gore
12.30 – 1.15pm
Join former RSC Head of Wigs and Makeup Brenda Leedham as she shows you the tricks of creating bruises, cuts and scars in this demonstration needing willing participants! Suitable for all ages.
Family Workshop – Henry V
1.30 - 2.30pm
A practical, fun workshop for children and their families to introduce and explore Shakespeare's play Henry V actively together. Suitable for ages 8+
2.45 - 3.30pm
Want to have a go at speaking some of Shakespeare's speeches? Come along to this fun and lively session that will have you quoting Shakespeare like a pro!
Active Storytelling - Henry V
3.45 - 4.30pm
Become an actor and tell the story of Shakespeare's most famous plays, Henry V. Everyone gets involved, so be prepared to make music, dress up and join in with the fun. Suitable for 3 – 7 year olds.
All sessions are free, last between 45 – 60 minutes and tickets are available on the door 15 mins before the start time on a first come, first served basis.