Shakespeare Bites: Module 1


  • Adults (Part-time)


Course Content

Work on scenes from Shakespeare over 8 weeks, culminating in a private performance to an invited audience. Working with professional Shakespeare text teacher Lizzie Conrad Hughes and a guest director, you will build confidence in your abilities with the text, gather a set of valuable and flexible performance techniques, and work as a company to produce a final performance.

Who is it for?

  • Actors who want to brush up their Shakespeare skills and take their acting to the next level
  • Actors lacking a systematic approach to their acting and experience with Shakespeare

What will you gain?

  • A comprehensive system for approaching Shakespeare’s text from the ground upwards
  • A technique in working sensitively moment to moment with another actor
  • Personal attention and feedback from an experienced tutor and director
  • A company ethic where all members support each other

For further information and to apply please contact The Cockpit on 020 7258 2925 or email

What qualification do I get on completing this course?

Short Course

Entry Requirements

Suitable for beginners, no previous experience is required