A desert island, a ship lost at sea, a mysterious wood, a royal palace....a magician, half man- half beast, a fairy king.....a magician's staff, a treasure chest, the ears of a donkey...
Explore some magical settings, characters and props from Shakespeare's plays through English and Drama games, role-play, then finish the day with some creative writing and writing in role. No knowledge of Shakespeare's plays is needed to enjoy this day! Please just come along with bags of energy, enthusiasm and imagination!
Start date: 10:00am, 2nd Nov, 2019
End date: 3:00pm, 2nd Nov, 2019
Location: Bloomsbury, South East / London
Masterclass year groups: 4, 5, 6, 7
Masterclass leader: Lucy Bellingham
Bio: Lucy’s experience within education spans nearly two decades. Her interest in combining drama and education began at Manchester University when she worked with school students and also worked as an assistant director with Manchester Youth Theatre for several years. After a PGCE course in Secondary Drama she completed a Masters in Physical theatre and Performance at the Royal Holloway University. She has performed as a singer and actress in the west end and spent a year in Spain with a touring theatre company. She has spent the last five years, working in two of London’s most outstanding schools in east London, as a middle leader. She now works in the independent sector and is interested in developing strategies for oracy within the curriculum.
Address: 41 Brunswick Square, Bloomsbury, London, WC1N 1AZ