The Winter's Tale Integrated Education Pack & Livestream


This free package consists of the full recorded play (filmed professionally with multiple cameras) accessible via a password protected link on our Vimeo channel, as well as a dedicated 43 page education pack (outlined below). The pack is integrated with the recording of the production, so students have instant access to relevant scenes and moments in the play at the click of a mouse. A brief guidance summary is also included for teachers.

If you are interested in receiving The Winter's Tale Integrated Education Pack & Livestream, please contact our Education Officer:

e: dominic@cheekbyjowl.com
t: + 44 (0) 207 382 7202

Note: While the production has been given 14+ guidance rating by UK theatres, teachers may use their discretion and decide whether to show the production in its entirety to younger students or withhold certain scenes.

The pack contains:

  • Interviews with the cast and directors
  • Character analysis
  • Design analysis
  • Scene analysis
  • Themes in The Winter’s Tale
  • Contextual essays by leading academics
  • Exercises and activities
  • Cheek by Jowl theatre practitioner technique
  • History of The Winter’s Tale and notes on the first performances
  • Background on Cheek by JowlExternal links and further reading

‘This is excellent!!!!!! Really really useful - informative, engaging and I think it's 'pitched' really well for ages 14+. I think your questions are really insightful for each section.’
Head of Drama, New College, Swindon

‘The education pack is honestly the best and most informative I have ever come across. It will be a fantastic resource in preparing students for their written exams in the summer.’
Head of Drama, Tuxford Academy, Nottingham

Measure for Measure
The Winter's Tale. Photography: Johan Persson

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