Shakespeare Re-Written

Tomorrow, 23rd April, sees the 400th anniversary of the death of the world’s greatest playwright, William Shakespeare. Producing 37 plays and 154 sonnets in his lifetime, the literary influence his work has had is vast, with retellings, reinterpretations and reimagining’s cropping up all the time, often in unexpected places (did you know Disney’s The Lion… Read More Shakespeare Re-Written

Theme Thursday: Shakespeare Week

(Shakespeare Week logo courtesy of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust) 14th-20th  March is Shakespeare Week, a nationwide celebration designed to introduce Primary age pupils to the Bard and his prolific literary output. The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust is coordinating the festivities, overseeing events across the country and providing great online resources for Teachers and anyone else interested in… Read More Theme Thursday: Shakespeare Week