Shakespeare Week

It's Shakespeare Week!

Celebrate with us from 16-22 March 2015

Shakespeare Week site

Leisure Learners

Discover our short courses for adult learners, including 'Living Shakespeare' and 'Winter School'

Leisure Learning

Explore our Treasures

We have a wealth of fascinating books and other artefacts in safe keeping at the Shakespeare Centre.

Explore our library and archive collectio ns on-line. 

Discover our treasures

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School children helping out at Mary Arden's FarmFrom the collections
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  • Shakespeare Courses

    Shakespeare Courses


    Short educational courses for groups aged 15 and upwards. Fun and educational courses that are the perfect accompaniment to a theatre visit.

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  • Leisure Learners

    Leisure Learners


    Three day courses designed to complement current RSC productions

    Leisure Leaners

  • Re-finding Shakespeare

    Fri 17 Apr 2015

    Just over 6 weeks ago, I started my new job as Project Archivist in the Collections Team. My role over the next year is to recatalogue some of the collections held by the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust. Although our catalogue is available online…

  • Shakespeare Week: Visiting Our Partners Part 3

    Fri 10 Apr 2015

    This post was written by Natalie Dewan, Intern with the Learning Department. It is the third in a series of posts about Shakespeare Week. to read the rest please go here Last week I wrote about my Shakespeare Week visits to Weald and Downland…

  • British Captain John Robinson and the Henry Folgers

    Wed 1 Apr 2015

      Rosy-cheeked white-bearded poet, painter, and shipmaster Captain John Robinson of Watford, Hertfordshire was a commanding presence on the bridge of the steamship Minnehaha from 1900 until he retired from the American-owned Atlantic Transport…
  • Louis Marder Shakespeare Centre Scholarship 2015

    Mon 23 Mar 2015

    Are you studying Shakespeare at college, university, or for leisure? Are you going to be using the archives or library of The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust? You might be interested in applying for the Louis Marder Shakespeare Centre Scholarship (or…