Shakespearean Drama for Year 6


Year 6 were delighted this week to be introduced to Shakespeare by two professional actors from the Orange Tree Theatre in Richmond.

Pupils were introduced to the play a 'Comedy of Errors', exploring the plot, characters and the theatrical device of 'twinning' which Shakespeare uses to create such chaos and comic effect in his play.

Having been introduced to the setting of Ephesus and some of the key roles through drama and improvisation, the pupils now need to wait until we see the performance of the play at the Orange Tree Theatre next week to find out how the story ends...