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Shakespeare Workshop: Titus Andronicus

Friday 23 March 2018

Shakespeare workshops are offered by Widening Access to the Creative Industries in collaboration with the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland’s MA Classical and Contemporary Text (MACCT) programme. FOCUS West schools will be offered the opportunity to attend a workshop with the Assistant Director followed by a performance by the MACCT students. This opportunity will help participants foster an interest in the play and equip pupils with the skills to discuss Shakespeare.

Titus Andronicus By William Shakespeare

  • Friday 23 March
  • Workshop 1pm
  • Performance 2.30pm
  • £5.00 per ticket

Titus Andronicus returns home a hero from a brutal 10-year war with the Goths, having devoted her life to serving Rome. However, the city she comes back to has changed beyond her comprehension. When Titus sacrifices a Goth prisoner, eldest son of their queen, Tamora, she sets in motion a terrifying chain of events which will destroy her family, her city and her own sanity.

Only suitable for Higher and Advanced Higher pupils. Please note: This production contains scenes of a graphic violence, including sexual violence, which some may find distressing and feel may not be suitable for children under 14 years of age.

To book a place for this activity, please contact the Widening Access to the Creative Industries Administrator on:

☎ 0141 270 8319

Please provide the following details when booking:

  • School name and contact details
  • Main staff contact name and email address
  • Name of play and workshop date/time
  • Number of tickets required
  • Focus of study, eg. English / Drama

“I really enjoyed the day and learned a lot. I thought it was well thought out and an interesting way of performing it. I would recommend this day entirely.” – Pupil 2018

Deadline for noting interest: 2nd March 2018


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