Practitioner Workshops

English & Drama (14+), United Kingdom


‘It taught me to think about theatre in a new way.’
Workshop participant, Northallerton


Declan Donnellan and Marcus Roche in rehearsals. Photograph: Johan Persson

Cheek by Jowl will be running visiting educational workshops from September 2017.

The workshops are suitable for:

  • GCSE Drama
  • GCSE English
  • AS/A Level Drama
  • AS/A Level English
  • Acting/Performing Arts

Each workshop is designed to enhance participants’ understanding of Cheek by Jowl and Shakespeare in performance. A typical workshop runs for two hours (16 students), and would cost £320 + expenses + VAT.

Each participant receives free access to the livestream recording of Cheek by Jowl’s The Winter’s Tale and/or Measure for Measure.

We also offer workshops for larger groups and discounts for booking two workshop sessions in one day – for more information please contact our Education Officer directly at dominic@cheekbyjowl.com / 0207 382 7202.

‘I think all of them, even the most able of them found it challenging and for lots of them it's opened their minds about what theatre can be so that's fantastic.’
Teacher, The Castle School, Thornbury

‘It had a huge effect, and today I have just been marking papers, and the confidence they approached this with has just been phenomenal.’
Teacher, Newcastle Sixth Form College, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

‘The workshop gives you your own understanding of the play.’
Workshop participant, Wrexham

‘It was so interesting to find out what the actual actors did with the directors.’
Workshop participant, Edinburgh


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