A 5th Shakespearience – on its 10th Anniversary

The Shakespearience is a project which was begun 10 years ago to provide a live theatrical experience of Shakespeare’s plays – for all ages but particularly for school and college students who were 10 years and over.

Since then in 5 blocks, we have worked with the following Shakespeare plays:

Romeo and Juliet

The Merchant of Venice


Much Ado About Nothing

As You Like It

Henry IV Part 1

Henry IV Part II

Henry V



King Lear

Twelfth Night

And now we are concentrating on “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

From June 10th 2019, at Ravenscourt Arts Theatre, Ravenscourt Road, Hammersmith, London W6 0UH, our team of professional actors and our Elizabethan-style musical band will be performing twice a day and all performances will be free to school and college groups.

This production will also include scenes from Hamlet, As You Like It and Cymbeline to help the audience to understand the wider world of Shakespeare. And the music of ex-Genesis guitarist, Steve Hackett.

This is your invitation to get involved!!

Here’s our cast:

Belle Kavanagh as Titania

Nico Bourgeais as Oberon
Samantha Fields as Helena
Amy Blackthorne as Hermia
Jack Cunningham as Lysander
Jonathan Wober as Demetrius
Evangeline Briazza as Fairy, Ophelia (in a scene from Hamlet), Jaques (in a scene from As You Like It)
Louise Kleboe as musical director, and lead vocalist
Rick Evans as Nick Bottom
Athena Fairchild as Quince
Katherine Beresford as Snout
Tiarna Moore as Flute
Linda Mathis as Snug
Alabama Rissa as Starveling
Becky Wang on flute
Becky Waite on trumpet and percussion
George Frake on guitar
Elize Sera on cello
Sophie Karl – backstage manager
Daniela Fleckenstein – photography
Ninoshka Gomes – lights, sound and everything technical
Frankie Saunders – Backstage and technical assistant
Darren Hirst – director, producer, as Puck and Robin Goodfellow, as the Mysterious Narrator, as King Claudius (in scenes from Hamlet), as Guiderius and Arviragus (in scenes from Cymbeline), as Duke Senior (in scenes from As You Like It.

Orchestral music written and performed by Steve Hackett. The producers are very grateful to Steve for permission granted to use his work.

Call 07580 040489 to book seats…

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