News

King Ethel­bert School in part­ner­ship with the Royal Shake­speare Company

rsc4200

The first pro­duc­tion by the Royal Shake­speare Com­pany is ‘The Tam­ing of the Shrew’ by William Shake­speare, directed by Michael Fen­ti­man on Wednes­day 12th Feb­ru­ary at 6.30 pm with a run­ning time of approx. 2 hours 10 mins.
Year 7 stu­dents will be watch­ing the per­for­mance dur­ing the school day but in the evening the per­for­mance is open to any­one from our school or the local community.
The cost of the tick­ets is £3.00 per head.
Tick­ets are avail­able from school recep­tion: 8.304.30 pm Mon­day — Friday.
Due to lim­ited num­bers tick­ets will be sold on a first come first served basis.
“Bianca has men run­ning after her. Kate has men run­ning away from her. Either they both get mar­ried or nei­ther of them do. Is any­one man enough to take on the Shrew?”
This roller­coaster of a play has boys play­ing girls and girls play­ing boys to tell the story of two people’s crazy jour­ney towards becom­ing the per­fect match.
Fea­tur­ing Katy Stephens as Petru­chio and Forbes Mas­son as Kate,
First Encounter: The Tam­ing of the Shrew is per­fect for any­one aged 8 or over.