Young Shakespeare Company

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The Young Shakespeare Company is one of the most well-established and respected educational theatre companies in the UK. Formed in 1988 by Artistic Directors Christopher Geelan and Sarah Gordon, the company currently performs Shakespeare to over 100,000 young people every year. The company works in primary and secondary schools, theatres and arts centres across the country, providing a year-round programme of workshops, performances and INSET courses. Our projects have been cited by the Arts Council as an example of excellence in arts education practice.


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Sam Claridge
Sam Claridge
Actor
2019, Romeo and Juliet (UK & Madrid Tour), Romeo
William Bedford Russell
2019, Hamlet, Hamlet
Tour
Matt Penson
Matt Penson
Actor
2018, Twelfth Night, Duke Orsino/ Sir Andrew
Lottie Davies
2018, Twelfth Night, Olivia/workshop leader
Will Burren
Will Burren
Actor
2018, Twelfth Night, Malvolio
Tour
Edward Kaye
Edward Kaye
Actor
2018, Twelfth Night, Sir Toby Belch/Sebastian
Luke Millard
Luke Millard
Actor
2018, The Tempest, Ferdinand/Caliban
William Bedford Russell
2018, Romeo and Juliet, Mercution/Lord Capulet
Tour
Lottie Davies
2018, Romeo and Juliet, Nurse/Workshop Leader
Elliot Burton
2018, Romeo and Juliet, Tybalt/ Frair Lawrence
U.K. Tour
Charlotte Price
2018, Macbeth, 1st Witch/ Malcom/ Gentlewoman
Will Burren
Will Burren
Actor
2018, Macbeth, Banquo/ The Doctor
Tour
Lyle Fulton
Lyle Fulton
Actor
2018, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Oberon
UK Tour
Samuel Oakes
Samuel Oakes
Actor
2017, Twelfth Night, Orsino/Andrew Aguecheek
Bethan Maddocks
2017, Romeo and Juliet, Nurse
Alexander Varey
2017, Romeo and Juliet, Romeo
UK Schools Tour
Anna Soden
Anna Soden
Actor
2017, Romeo and Juliet, Juliet
Lucy Varney
Lucy Varney
Actor
2017, Romeo & Juliet, Nurse
Lyle Fulton
Lyle Fulton
Actor
2017, Romeo & Juliet, Mercutio/Lord Capulet
UK Tour
William Bedford Russell
2017, Macbeth, Macbeth
Tour

Young Shakespeare Company Jobs

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Alternative Company Names

The Young Shakespeare Company, The Young Shakespere Company, Young Shakespeare Co, Young Shakespeare Co., Young Shakespeare Comapny