Upcoming

Check 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 arts activities.

Cinematic Shakespeare

Enter the world of Shakespeare on screen in this exciting new 6-week film course at QUAD as part of our learning programme.

Digital Shakespeare Workshops

Work with us to inspire your students by fusing classical text with the latest technology at QUAD, the cutting-edge arts centre at the heart of Derby.

Support 1623

Make it possible for us to engage more people with Shakespeare in exciting new ways that relate to the world around them.

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

  • Upcoming

  • Shakespeare Night

  • Cinematic Shakespeare

  • Digital Shakespeare Workshops

  • Support 1623

  • Troilus and Cressida

1623 theatre company

See Shakespeare differently with us.

We want to inspire, surprise and affect you with his work in exciting new ways that relate to the world around you.

#1623performance    #1623learning    #1623participation    #1623training

: Find out more

 

News from 1623

Our work experience students Lewis and Jess - in Year 10 at Landau Forte College - review a film version of Richard III as part of their research into the play.

Richard III film review by Lewis and Jess

Year 10 students Jess and Lewis are on work experience with us for two weeks to find out what it's like to work for a Shakespeare theatre company. This is their blog.

Jess and Lewis's work experience diary

Shakespeare Night is an exciting new series of public workshops run by award-winning 1623 theatre company, which is all about seeing Shakespeare differently to inspire, surprise and affect people.

PRESS RELEASE: Shakespeare Night workshops for everyone

Rhiannon Prytherch shares her journey through Shakespeare's works in her role as 1623 participation coordinator throughout 2015, when she runs Shakespeare Night at Derby Theatre.

Rhiannon's Shakespeare Night journal

We wish you a very Merry Christmas and a happy and healthy 2015, when our highlights will include moving Shakespeare Night to Derby Theatre and celebrating our 10th birthday.

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

  • Richard III film review by Lewis and Jess

    Thursday, 29 January 2015 12:09
  • Jess and Lewis's work experience diary

    Monday, 26 January 2015 19:22
  • PRESS RELEASE: Shakespeare Night workshops for everyone

    Monday, 19 January 2015 16:35
  • Rhiannon's Shakespeare Night journal

    Friday, 16 January 2015 18:32
  • Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

    Thursday, 25 December 2014 10:00

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

@1623theatre

Loading..

Support 1623

Support 1623Join our Friends for only £5 a month and receive free tickets and an exclusive newsletter!

Support 1623Become a Supporter from just £10 a month and get free tickets and invitations to exclusive events!

Search