Jamie Brown facilitates a movement workshop with NYT members (c) 1623

We tailor inspirational training sessions to your needs, using text, characters and themes from Shakespeare to develop skills for a variety of people, in particular, emerging artists and business leaders.

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Shakespeare for Leaders

1623 theatre company and QUAD are working in partnership to offer a range of unique leadership, management and staff development training that is delivered to meet the specific needs of your organisation.

"The way you used Shakespeare’s plays to develop our skills was inspirational. Thank you!"




Youth Theatres

Workshops to share the vocal and physical skills needed to perform Shakespeare and to offer advice on preparation for drama school or university auditions.

"Thank you for an amazing workshop ... it was really fun and informative "

Tom, Derby LIVE Youth Theatre


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Company Away Days


Fun Shakespeare-based workshops to strengthen your team dynamic and sharpen your communication or leadership skills at any level.

"An enjoyable day, which gave the whole team the chance to sharpen verbal and non-verbal communication skills"

Janet Pryme, Open University





Professional Actors

As we receive a large number of enquiries about auditions from professional actors, we hold workshops from time to time, in order to enable skill-sharing and networking.

"I thoroughly enjoyed the workshop last weekend. Learnt a lot, too!"

Sarah Marie Cole, West Midlands




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