Shakespeare Schools Festival

Showing Wed 8 & Thu 9 November, 7pm

Shakespeare Schools Festival

This production ended on 09/11/2017


See Shakespeare performed as you’ve never seen it before!

Shakespeare Schools Festival is proud to present a series of unique performances by children from all over Cumbria.
All are welcome to this inspiring evening of theatre. Whether you are a parent, friend or another local school, SSF is a wonderful way to experience the language, magic and possibilities of Shakespeare. For adults and children alike an evening at Shakespeare Schools Festival will create a night to be treasured and remembered!

About Shakespeare Schools Festival: SSF uses the unique power of Shakespeare to transform lives. We’re thrilled that in 2016, over 1100 schools will perform in 131 theatres from Aberdeen to Aberdare, Carlisle to Clacton in the world’s largest youth drama festival - Shakespeare Schools Festival. We use a rigorous and supportive process to train teachers and young people in an active and ambitious way of working with Shakespeare. Months of preparation culminate in exhilarating performance evenings; young people playing Shakespeare in professional theatres. Since our birth in Wales in 2000, over 1/4 million young people have taken part in our visceral and ambitious learning programme.

Please note: Group and school bookings can only be made through the Box Office, tel: 01768774411.

Wed 8 November

A Midsummer Night's Dream
Belle Vue Primary School

Twelfth Night
Windermere Preparatory School

Rural Penrith Cluster

Thu 9 November

Romeo and Juliet
James Rennie School

Jericho School

The Tempest
Skelton School

A Midsummer Night's Dream
The Newman Catholic School

Prices £9.50; £6.50 (Groups 20+)