Monday 25 March 2019 - 09:00 to Monday 06 May 2019 - 23:59

Discover the English language through Shakespeare’s plays.

This course will look at the life and works of William Shakespeare and take you from his birthplace in Stratford-upon-Avon to the Globe Theatre in London, from where he secured his central place in English literature.

We will look at five of Shakespeare’s plays with the help of actors and experts from around the world. They will explain and explore the universal themes Shakespeare addressed in his work.

The course starts on Monday 25 March 2019 and will last six weeks. You can join at anytime throughout the duration of the course.

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