Upcoming

Find out the details of our upcoming programme of performances and workshops, all with Shakespeare at their heart

Shakespeare Night

Take part in our series of monthly workshops at Derby Theatre to explore Shakespeare's plays through a range of fun activities

Still Cursing

Get involved in our contemporary photography project with SHOW ME PICTURES that marks the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death

Digital Workshops

Work with us to inspire your class by fusing Shakespeare's text with the latest technology at QUAD, the cutting-edge arts centre in the heart of Derby

Troilus and Cressida

Follow Uncle Pandarus’s blog as he tells you the tragic tale of his niece Cressida and her lover Troilus : www.unclepandarus.com

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We aim to inspire, surprise and affect you with Shakespeare in exciting new ways that relate to the world around you.

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News from 1623

Former 1623 trainee Nicola Morley was so blown away by Hamlet at the Barbican Centre that she felt compelled to write a review, once she had gathered her thoughts.

To clap or to cheer, that is the question

We've joined up with SHOW ME PICTURES to invite you to take part in the second stage of Still Cursing, which brings together Shakespeare and contemporary photography.

Photo callout for Still Cursing Volume II

We're delighted to announce that applications to perform in Macbrew, a new BSL show written and directed by James Varney, are now open for professional actors.

Casting call for British Sign Language show

Writer Steven O'Key listened to our artistic director Ben on the radio earlier this week and shares his thoughts on the use of mobile devices in theatre performances.

Mobile devices and theatre audiences

We're delighted to announce an exciting half-price ticket offer for screenings from Shakespeare's Globe at QUAD, our beautiful home in Derby city centre

Half-price tickets for Shakespeare's Globe screenings

  • To clap or to cheer, that is the question

    Tuesday, 25 August 2015 15:30
  • Photo callout for Still Cursing Volume II

    Monday, 24 August 2015 00:00
  • Casting call for British Sign Language show

    Wednesday, 19 August 2015 12:27
  • Mobile devices and theatre audiences

    Thursday, 13 August 2015 11:16
  • Half-price tickets for Shakespeare's Globe screenings

    Tuesday, 04 August 2015 11:31

1623 on YouTube

You can see videos of our work at our YouTube channel.

Highlights include footage from the Glastonbury Festival and clips from Much Ado About Nothing, Richard III and The Tempest.

youtube.com/1623theatre

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