Following the success of ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ and ‘Romeo and Juliet’ over the past couple of years, we are looking forward to bringing ‘Macbeth’ to audiences in Summer 2022!

TeamAJP will be offering practical workshops for schools, letting students take part in the action and proving that Shakespeare is fun, funny and still relevant!

We will be providing a full day of activities all based around Shakespeare’s ‘Macbeth’ , suitable for school groups. A perfect educational treat for students in The Midlands.

An intro to Shakespeare – who was he? Why do we study him? And why are his plays still relevant? Actor led workshops featuring key scenes from the text. A crash course in stage combat. All followed by an outdoor performance of ‘Macbeth’ in our own unique style!

We aim towards enhancing pupils’ enjoyment and understanding of language, whilst building confidence in their approach to Shakespeare. We can accommodate KS1, KS2 and KS3 .

All applicable Government guidelines will be followed. Practitioners will be DBS checked.

Summer 2022 – Dates to be confirmed.

If you are interested, please email or use the contact form. We are happy to discuss your requirements.

Get it in the diary early to avoid disappointment!

Our Artistic Director Jennifer Rigby will be creating the workshops. Jen’s specialism is Shakespeare. She worked as Actor/Manager and Drama Education Officer at Shakespeare Birthplace Trust for several years before spending 12 months with the Education Department at The Royal Shakespeare Company.

After our 2020 production of ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ was such a great success, we thought it would be a good idea to combine all of these things into something both fun and educational for secondary schools. In 2021 we had a created school workshops for ‘Romeo and Juliet’ which were very well received and we plan to continue providing fun, educational school workshops with ‘Macbeth’ in 2022!

There will also be public performances of Macbeth – make sure you’re following our social media pages for the most up to date announcements!