Frequently asked questions

Who is this course for?
This course will particularly appeal to Drama and Theatre teachers at any stage in their careers, and theatre practitioners working in youth theatres or projects.

What are the learning outcomes for this course?
See our Teaching Shakespeare Learning Outcomes »

Do I have a tutor?
Who is my tutor?
For all our accredited courses, including MA modules and intensive one week courses, you will be assigned a personal tutor. Find out more about the Course tutors »

Are tickets included in the fee?
One ticket to see the Shakespeare production at the RSC is included but you can book to see other productions at

What other costs should I budget for?
Travel to Stratford-upon-Avon, plus your accommodation and meals.

How do I get to Stratford-upon-Avon?
Stratford is located in the heart of England on the banks of the river Avon, easily accessible by car, air and public transport. Getting here »

What accommodation is available in Stratford-upon-Avon?
There are plenty of B&Bs, hotels and budget hotels in Stratford.
If booked in advance, Bed and Breakfast accommodation is available from around £40 per night and hotels from £80 per night.
The RSC's recommended hotel in Stratford is the Arden Hotel which is directly opposite the theatres.

Where can I eat and drink in Stratford-upon-Avon?
Stratford has many cafés, restaurants and pubs.
Visiting Stratford-upon-Avon and the RSC »

How do I book?
Please contact the Programme Team if you'd like more information about how to apply.


If you have any questions about Teaching Shakespeare, please read the FAQs for the Accredited Courses or The Essentials Online. If your query isn't answered there, contact us.

Teaching Shakespeare
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Royal Shakespeare Theatre
CV37 6BB

Tel: +44 (0) 1789 403432

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