A new garden theatre is the centrepiece of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s summer 2021 programme.Continue reading RSC reveals summer 2021 plans
The annual celebration of William Shakespeare’s birthday in 2021 was always going to look different amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.Continue reading Shakespeare’s birthday with a difference
If you’ve been desperate to know when the Shakespeare houses in Stratford-upon-Avon will reopen, we have news, though it might not be all you’d hoped for.Continue reading When will the Shakespeare houses reopen in 2021?
Measure for Measure at the RSC, Stratford-upon-Avon, until Aug 29 2019, then touring until Apr 2020.
Vienna, early 1900s, as the 20th century arrives on a river of Freudian fears and sexual shenanigans, is the setting for the RSC’s new take on Measure for Measure.Continue reading Review: Measure for Measure at the RSC
The summer season of events is in full swing so check out the top 5 Stratford-upon-Avon events in July to make sure you don’t miss a thing.
Picnic blankets at the ready, because you can watch Shakespeare for free outdoors this summer in a glorious riverside setting in Stratford-upon-Avon.
Shakespeare’s birthday is celebrated in his hometown every year. Stratford-upon-Avon says “happy birthday William Shakespeare” in its usual way, with a traditional parade, wreath laying, the unfurling of flags and festivities throughout the town.
Read on to find out what date this year’s birthday celebrations take place, what’s happening, and a timeline of the best of Shakespeare’s birthday in Stratford-upon-Avon.
Here is the timeline of events for Shakespeare’s birthday in Stratford-upon-Avon in 2019.
A few highlights of Shakespeare’s Birthday Celebrations
The birthday party of 2018 got going under blue skies and sunshine in Stratford-upon-Avon on Saturday April 21.
The Taming of the Shrew at the RSC, Stratford-upon-Avon, until Aug 31 2019 (then touring).
Never has the gender-swapping trend of recent RSC productions worked so well.Continue reading Review: The Taming of the Shrew at the RSC