Whether you are a parent, friend or another local school, you are invited to an exhilarating evening of theatre where you will see Shakespeare’s stories brought to life like never before.
“Every child in every school ought to have the chance to experience this magical process. To bring the enchantment of Shakespeare to thousands of children – there’s no more magical process in the whole of education. Long live the Shakespeare Schools Festival!” Philip Pullman, Author and SSF Patron
SSF is a cultural education charity, transforming lives through the unique power of Shakespeare. In the celebratory finale of their Festival journey, 30,000 young people from primary, secondary and special schools nationwide will unite on their local professional stage in thrilling performance evenings. It promises to be the most exciting Festival yet!
Images from previous Festivals
Please note that the performance schedule for each day is not confirmed. Schools will perform on their allocated day but may not perform in the order they are listed below.
Macbeth -Beckfoot Upper Heaton School
Romeo and Juliet -Calverley Parkside Primary School
A Midsummer Night's Dream -Hanson Academy
Twelfth Night -Horton Park Primary School
The Tempest -Pudsey Waterloo Primary
Romeo and Juliet -St Stephen's CE Primary School
The Tempest -Beechcliffe School
A Midsummer Night's Dream -Pudsey Primrose Hill Primary School
Macbeth -Laisterdyke Business and Enterprise College