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Special Events On In Stratford Now

Below are on-line events you can enjoy at home during lockdown to help support our local businesses. For a full list of all our businesses visit the business listing pages for links to their on-line pages 

Royal Shakespeare Theatre Escape Live logo  
Shakespeare Birthplace Trust logo

 

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Cinderella online

Cinderella is streaming online until 31 January

Tread The Boards, the resident company at The Attic Theatre presents 1 to 1 Tuition

Work 1 to 1 with Artistic Director John-Robert Partridge to develop your skills in performance and directing​

In advance of the session, you and John will discuss what skills you want to develop - perhaps you want to learn more about directing, prepare for an audition or drama school, develop your performance style or learn more about character development.​

John has extensive experience in performing, directing and teaching in performing arts, including teaching students at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire of Acting.​

Focus: 1 to 1 tuition on a topic of your choice

Level: Suitable for beginners and experienced performers and directors

Cost: £25 per hour

Available dates and time: Email John to arrange a time to suit you. Please also state what you woud like to focus on.
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Vin Neuf Independent Wine Merchants

Due to the social-distancing restrictions Vin Neuf are unable to hold wine tastings in their cellar – BUT they are now running Virtual Wine Tastings on Instagram Live!

The tastings last around 30 – 40 minutes and they will guide you through a tasting of the three wines. You’ll be able to interact by posting questions and comments in the live feed.

You can order the wines in advance, through their online shop, and they will deliver to you, ahead of the tasting.

Our next Virtual Wine Tasting is on Friday 29th January 2021

More info here 

Vin Neuf Independent Wine Merchants
Union Street
01789 261747
info@vinneuf.co.uk

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BUY ONE ESCAPE EXPERIENCE GET ANOTHER FREE!!

Everyone loves a good bargain so here’s a January deal you don’t want to miss!

Buy and play any Live Video Escape Games this month and get our online escape game,
Rogue Agent ABSOLUTELY FREE! *Normally £20!
 

HOW TO CLAIM YOUR FREE GAME:
 
1. Click below to purchase a live video escape room of your choice.
2. At checkout be sure to use promo code: FREEAGENT 

3. We’ll send you a free Rogue Agent escape game that you can play at any time!

 
Play escape games with friends and family in the living room, or with those we can't see face to face this year using a video calling app of your choice like Zoom

Click here to buy now and get ready to welcome 2021 with an adventure!

Escape Live
31 Greenhill Street
CV37 6LE

01789 507060

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Jo Malone Virtual Consultations

The personal service you’ve come to expect from Jo Malone stores can now be experienced online.

Book yourself in for a virtual consultation with one of their expert Stylists.

Book A Consultation

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Just some of the ways you can encounter Shakespeare with the Birthplace Trust while their sites are closed to visitors

Grassroots Shakespeare Shakespeare's Lost Interiors
Winter School 2021 The Shakespearian music of Guy Woolfenden

 

new podcast

In this new podcast, resident experts Drs Paul Edmondson and Anjna Chouhan are joined by theatre professionals, artists, vloggers and other guests from across the globe to get their perspectives on Shakespeare’s place in the 21st century.   

Guests for series one include Farah Karim-Cooper of Shakespeare's Globe, Good Tickle Brain comic artist Mya Gosling, YouTube theatre reviewers The Break A Leggers and others. Join in to hear about their relationships with Shakespeare in the modern world and take a fresh look at Shakespeare in society today.

Each week guests and listeners are invited to choose one modern-day item that they think should be included in an imagined Shakespeare museum of the future.

Listen here

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ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMPANY ANNOUNCES WINTER 2020 PROGRAMME

Live steamed

SWINGIN' THE DREAM: LIVE STREAMING LINK YOUNG BLOODS: LIVE STREAMED LINK

 

MICHAEL MORPURGO'S TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE

Celebrated author Michael Morpurgo's fresh retellings of Shakespeare's timeless stories for schools and families.

Aimed at young people aged six to 16, the former Children’s Laureate relocates Shakespeare’s characters to contemporary settings, unlocking the vivid drama at the heart of the tales.

Michael Morpurgo's Tales From Shakespeare will be streamed free into UK schools at 11am every Friday for five weeks, then made available for anyone to buy and watch for up to seven days from the following Monday. Each performance runs for 45 minutes.

Tickets £5, or buy all five for £20.

MICHAEL MORPURGO'S A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM LINK
MICHAEL MORPURGO’S ROMEO AND JULIET LINK
MICHAEL MORPURGO'S THE TEMPEST LINK
MICHAEL MORPURGO'S MACBETH LINK
MICHAEL MORPURGO'S THE WINTER'S TALE LINK

Flexible Bookings, Exchanges and Refunds:

For bookings made throughout 2020 for future performances, audiences can book their tickets with confidence knowing that if they are unable to attend a performance for any reason, they can exchange their tickets up to 2 hours before the performance or event start time, at no extra cost.

Tickets can be exchanged for another performance with seats at the same price or for an RSC Gift Voucher which can be used as part or full payment against future ticket purchases or memberships, ether online, in person or over the telephone. RSC Gift Vouchers are valid for 12 months from the date of issue.

Bookings can be made up until the point at which the performance begins. If a performance is cancelled, tickets can be refunded.

Tickets selected for online streamed events cannot be exchanged or refunded.

BOOKING INFORMATION: 01789 331111 or www.rsc.org.uk