Online Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

The best way of understanding the world and words of a Shakespeare play is to introduce students to it through a series of practical physical exercises. This workshop guide has been created to engage your students with Shakespeare's most renowned tragedy, Romeo and Juliet.

Click the link below to download the full guide. Then push back the desks, clear away the chairs and gather in a circle to begin.

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Cast & creative team


  • Romeo
    Adetomiwa Edun
  • Juliet
    Ellie Kendrick
  • Benvolio
    Jack Farthing
  • Mercutio
    Philip Cumbus
  • Lady Montague
    Holly Atkins
  • Montague
    Michael O'Hagen
  • Lady Capulet
    Miranda Foster
  • Capulet
    Ian Redford
  • Tybalt
    Ukweli Roach
  • Paris
    Tom Stuart
  • Nurse
    Penny Layden
  • Friar Lawrence
    Rawiri Paratene
  • The Prince
    Andrew Vincent
  • Abraham/Apothecary/Chorus
    Graham Vick
  • Balthazar/Peter/Gregory/Chorus
    Fergal McElherron
  • Sampson/Friar John/Constable/Chorus
    James Lailey
  • Musician
    William Lyons
  • Musician
    Nicholas Perry
  • Musician
    Arngeir Hauksson
  • Musician
    Sharon Lindo
  • Musician
    Amy Kelly


  • Dominic Dromgoole
  • William Lyons
    Musical Director
  • Sian Williams
  • Nigel Hess
  • Simon Daw
  • Giles Block
    Text Work
  • Glynn MacDonald
    Movement Work
  • Jan Haydn Rowles
    Voice/Dialect Work