Masterclass: Performing Shakespeare


February Half Term 2018

12th- 17th February, 10am - 6pm 

Venue: Greycoats School, 12 Greycoat Place, Westminster, London SW1P 2DY

Location: Central London 

Are you intimidated by classical text or struggling to find the right Shakespeare audition speech? This course is ideal for those wanting to get to grips with their approach to classical performing. Lead by top industry professional, this six day course will help you unlock Shakespeare texts and showcase your new skills to a panel of experts offering you personal feedback and advice. Ideal for those preparing a classical speech for an audition or performers who would like to gain further understanding in approaching Shakespearian plays.  On the course you can expect to:

•    Rehearse a Shakespeare monologue to a polished performance standard
•    Explore the language, themes and depth of Shakespeare’s plays
•    Rehearse a duologue to performance standard
•    Take part in an evening Q&A with a prominent Shakespearian actor/director
•    Perform monologues and duologues to an invited industry panel and gain feedback on your performance 

‘Conveying a real depth and complexity of emotion, the production has confidence and clarity’

The Stage,  Review of NYT’s production of The Merchant of Venice 


  • For ages 15 - 25
  • No audition required
  • Open to members
  • Open to non-members
  • 6 days in academic holidays


Course Guide

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  • London - Westminster (The Grey Coat Hospital)

    12 Feb 2018 10:00AM

    16 slots available