Cyclone Rep, Ireland’s Leading Shakespeare Theatre-in-Education Company presents The Shakespeare Sessions. These are entertaining and engaging student-centred performances of Shakespeare texts. This year the company is presenting The King Lear Session, The Hamlet Session, The Romeo & Juliet Session & The Merchant Session (pending demand).
Each performance includes an edited production of the play together with a scholarly review clarifying the main themes as well as discussions with the students and the opportunity to participate. The Shakespeare Sessions will guide Junior and Senior Cycle learners in their understanding of The Bard’s masterpieces.
Cyclone Rep will be performing Four shows at The Civic this year:
For Senior Cycle students: Lear and Hamlet.
For the Junior Cycle students: Romeo & Juliet and Merchant
Tue 19/11/19 The Hamlet Session at 9.45am & Show to be confirmed (pending demand) at 1pm
Wed 20/11/19 The King Lear Session at 9.45am & 1pm
Thur 21/11/19 The Romeo & Juliet Session at 9.45am & 1pm
Find more info about the shows at www.cyclonerep.com
“Thoroughly enjoyed it and engaging for students. Thought provoking Q&A. Very good actors” Loraine O’Dwyer, Kilkenny Teacher reviewing The King Lear Session.
“Simply Brilliant, saving me so much class preparations. We finished reading the play Tuesday and had one prep session based on your resource pack.” A. Hogan, Tipperary Teacher reviewing The Hamlet Session.
“Brings Shakespeare alive for the students. Makes in relevant to today’s audience.” Eimear Griffey, Clare Teacher reviewing The Romeo & Juliet Session.
Presented by Cyclone Rep Theatre Company
Duration: 120 minutes (includes Q&A session)