Shakespeare Schools Festival 2017

  • Mon 20 Nov - Tue 21 Nov

 'What a fantastic evening! Lots of amazing new talent in our community.' Audience Member

Shakespeare Schools Foundation is proud to present the world’s largest youth drama festival at Rose Theatre Kingston. Join us for an exhilarating evening of theatre, with a series of unique Shakespeare productions staged by local schools.

Each night four schools will perform four different Shakespeare plays. Come and celebrate the achievements of our local schools while enjoying a wonderful evening of entertainment. You will see Shakespeare performed as you’ve never seen it before!

The Shakespeare Schools Festival is the UK’s largest youth drama festival and enables over 1,000 primary, secondary, and special schools to stage abridged Shakespeare productions in their local professional theatre. 35,000 young people will take to stages across the UK.

So make sure you catch the festival as it heads to the Rose for two unforgettable performances!