Let’s begin with learning a bit more about Shakespeare.
- BBC – Famous People “Shakespeare“
- Becoming a Shakespeare Expert – Shakespeare for Kids
- Shakespeare Timeline
Now, we shall tackle Shakespearean language.
- Watch “The History of English in 10 Minutes“
- Look at this page for some basic Shakespearean language.
- Try your hand at using Shakespearean language for compliments and insults.
- If you don’t know what a word means, look it up in this Shakespeare Dictionary!
- No Fear Shakespeare can also help you understand what is being said.
Preparing for the play. Check out BBC’s Off By Heart Shakespeare Tips!
- Understand your lines.
- Learn your lines.
- Prepare to perform and practice moving with your props/costume.