Shakespeare & Drama

To the Fish Stall!

A play in Latin …

6th class shakes up Shakespeare

Their performances aren t until the end of October, but our senior students are well underway with rehearsals for their Shakespeare Festival.6th class students have been learning their lines since just before the holidays.  They re now rehearsing script free, four to five hours a week during class time.  This year, they are doing a 90 minute version of Twelfth Night, with each student having around 60 lines each.  This, their final Festival, will showcase all the skills they ‘ve developed over seven years of Shakespeare productions.  By this stage, the students are making a lot of the decisions themselves: who plays what part, what the theme should be, what music to use, what props and costumes.   Two girls …

Down to the details

Lower Firsts get ready for Shakespeare …