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Writer : William Shakespeare (Creatives: Jayne Williams, Neale Birch and Gary Lagden)
Director : Jayne Williams
Designer : Clare Taylor

Igniting intrigued minds and inspiring an excitement for Britain's most famous playwright
Shhh...akespeare is an exploratory explosion of words that break down the perceived barriers to reading, understanding and enjoying Shakespeare. Young people will participate in a celebration of the richness of Shakespearean language from many of his plays and sonnets, with phrases to take away and an overview of one whole play - Macbeth.

Presented by one actor and one theatre practitioner this hour long performative workshop accessible for all ages 9yrs + whether Year 5/6 Primary as a first dip of the toe into Shakespeare or in Year 7 Secondary already immersed in Macbeth. Shhh...akespeare.

ARTSMARK - Through this project New Perspectives can support your school, wherever you may be on your Artsmark journey, with additional CPD on how to use creative writing and drama, providing a rounded, cultural curriculum.

"Brilliant and professional"
Manager, Bulwell Education Action Zone (on The Tiger's Bones and Other Stories)

Suitable for Years 5,6,or 7, to be experienced in school halls and library settings

For futher details and to book please contact Jayne Williams: Jayne@newperspectives.co.uk or Sally Anne Tye: sally@newperspectives.co.uk


First toured Nottingham City and County from 11 - 27 March 2019. made possible thanks to generous support from The Thomas Farr Charity, The Chetwode Foundation and individual donors.

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Welcome

New Perspectives is an East Midlands' based touring theatre company, specialising in bringing new work to rural and community audiences. Through an annual programme of original adaptations, rare revivals and new writing, we aim to bring live theatre that is diverse, affordable and accessible into the heart of wide-ranging communities, as well as to regional, national and international venues.  
Our productions are testament to the fact that rural theatre is as relevant, challenging and vital as theatre made for any other environment. Our participatory projects, career defining training and mentoring opportunities for emerging regional talent and rural touring scheme Northants Touring Arts makes tangible difference to people where they live.

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PLACE PRINTS podcast series 
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See this radical trilogy is online here 
 

NEWS

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To meet our 2022-23 New Associates cohort click here

LIMITED EDITION VINYL RELEASE
https://newperspectives.co.uk/?idno=1168&s=93
 Two stories stories from Voice of the Fire, narrated by Sleaford Mods' frontman Jason Williamson Order here

A READING OF LUCY KIRKWOOD'S
https://newperspectives.co.uk/?idno=1168&s=93
with thanks to The Royal Court