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Shakespeare with Owen Horsley

Thursdays, 29th February - 28th March 2024
Thursdays, 29th Feb - 28th Mar 6pm - 9pm
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Are you intimidated by classical text or struggling to find the right Shakespeare audition speech? Then why not try our Shakespeare masterclass! Taught by industry professionals and a Shakespeare expert, this course is ideal for those wanting to get to grips with their approach to classical performing. Lead by a top industry professional, this course will help you unlock Shakespeare texts and explore the ways the work can be performed. Ideal for those preparing a classical speech for an audition or performers who would like to gain further understanding in approaching Shakespearean plays.

This course is open to NYT members and non-members aged 16-30 and no previous experience necessary.


Course Details




February - 29th,

March - 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th

Time: 6pm - 9pm

Venue: 443-445 Holloway Road, London, N7 6LW

Price: £130

What should I bring?

Please wear comfortable clothing, bring a snack and water bottle (NYT is walking distance to many corner shops, cafes & local supermarkets to buy food from), a notepad and a pen

Am I eligible for a free place?

At The National Youth Theatre we never want cost to be a barrier, that's why we offer limited free spaces on each course. For a free place, please fill out the short application form here

Is this course for me?

This course is aimed at those 16-30 who wish to get to grips with their grasp on classical text

What about access needs?

Our courses are adaptable for participants with disability and neurodivergence where required. All participants are asked to provide Access Requirements before attending to make sure their needs are met. For further information, please contact auditionandcourses@nyt.org.uk


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the team on auditionsandcourses@nyt.org.uk


Owen Horsley

Course Director

Tilly Magwaza

Course Assistant