Shoreham Wordfest’s 5th annual Shakespeare Festival

Come and join the feast at Shoreham Wordfest’s 5th annual Shakespeare Festival, a cornucopia of Shakespearian and Elizabethan delights, celebrating the great Bard’s birth and death day of 23rd April.

The wonderful ‘This is My Theatre’ company with their unique, enchanting adaptation of The Tempest; Actor Paul Morel of Oddbodies Theatre with his acclaimed one-man King Lear; a Shakespearean film night, Zefirelli’s luscious Romeo and Juliet; a free concert of Shakespeare’s magical words mingled with Elizabethan music and song, devised by Janet Pressley; a chance for all to learn authentic Elizabethan Dances with expert teacher Charlotte Ewart, most recently on TV teaching Gareth Malone to dance, and in ‘Lucy Worsley’s 12 Days of Christmas’; ‘Such Stuff as Dreams are Made On’ the great Michael Pennington, back by popular demand, on playing Shakespeare’s Prospero and more; Shakespeare’s Birthday Night Ceilidh and Revels, dance, eat, celebrate; ‘A Coffee Morning with Shakespeare’s Monsters and Magicals’ with accomplished writer and performer Janet Behan; ’Witches in the Wood’ – tales of the supernatural, heresy and invasion’ with well-known and loved historian Chris Hare; a joyful Elizabethan songs workshop for everyone who enjoys singing, with inspirational teacher Emily Longhurst.

Get your tickets at Shoreham Art Gallery

More details: www.shorehamwordfest.com

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