English Literature Festival – Martin Green – Actor and Director Shakespeare in Performance
Event providers: Wigan and Leigh College
Meet actor / director, Martin Green, as he talks about Shakespeare, the Elizabethan/Jacobean eras and the writer’s enduring appeal to audiences today. Explore what theatre was like in Shakespeare’s lifetime. See how an actor prepares for playing roles in ‘Romeo & Juliet’, ‘Macbeth’ and ‘Othello’. Take part in exercises that will make you think about how to direct an actor and stage a play – learning how to bring a text to life. Session will last for 1 hour 30 minutes, incorporating short written/oral classroom activities for the students.
Sessions suitable for Y10-11 and Y12-13. (GCSE English Literature / AS & A Level English Literature).
Please sign up before the end of January 2021!
Y10, Y11, Y12, Y13, Y9
03 Mar 2021
1.30pm - 3pm
Gatsby benchmark 4 7
RPF learner outcomes LO3 LO6
This is a targeted postcode event
Available Places: 8 classes per workshop
Please register your interest to Jennifer Cockram, Outreach Officer on firstname.lastname@example.org