#Play On Shakespeare Live VIRTUAL

Australian Shakespeare Company


“I am so thankful for professional theatre educators and actors such as yourself who are willing to guide and mentor our students to enable them to develop and grow beyond what we can give them in the classroom.”

The Australian Shakespeare Company’s theatre education program offers Australia’s most extensive and dynamic line-up of in-school workshops and incursions. Now Online!

Delivered via Zoom, students can engage directly through their own devices at home or at school, removing barriers of time and distance. Every student has a front row seat. Play On Shakespeare is the perfect introduction to Shakespeare for all ages.

We tailor our content to suit your students from Yrs 3-10.

Play On Shakespeare Live Online
A riotous 1 hour introduction to the words, worlds and works of The Bard, this fast paced interactive show is perfect for upper Primary and lower Secondary students. Featuring Bottom and Titania’s unlikely romantic encounter from 'A Midsummer Night's Dream', the beautiful balcony scene from 'Romeo and Juliet', Macbeth's infamous banquet and the fatal final duel from 'Hamlet'.

To make a booking or enquiry, simply press the GREEN Enquiry/Booking Request Button above right to directly contact the booking team. They will answer you promptly to discuss your booking including when payment will be required.

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Our Focus:

CONNECT with the characters through robust performances delivered by seasoned actors or the students themselves.
COMPREHEND the context of the play, the themes and meaning of the text using active rehearsal room techniques.
APPRECIATE the brilliance of the writing through analysis on the form, features and structure.
EXPRESS as creators when directing and performing scenes and through personal, analytical and creative writing.
INSPIRE the next generation with the timeless wisdom of classic literature and the ultimate life education it contains.

A very interactive session seeing the students engaged throughout - on screen!

Show Details



Year Level Suitability

3-6 to 7-9

Curriculum area

The Arts - Drama, The Arts - Media Arts, English, History


Introduction To Shakespeare, Language, Verse And Prose, Love, Power, Vengeance, Betrayal, The Supernatural, Stage Fighting, Young Love, Poetry


Comedy, Drama, Workshop


1 hour


$1,100 (For groups of 100+ each additional student $11)

School Term:
Term 1, Term 2, Term 3, Term 4


PRESS the green button to directly contact the booking team!

Enquiry/Booking Request