Acting Shakespeare in Elizabethan English (Age 8-12)

Status: Started

Celene Chang
$ 1,980.00

Shakespeare is a master in language and using words and his plays are like poetry. Come and
immerse in beautiful language and develop a love of words.
In this course, students will engage with Shakespeare’s text in the English of that time, learn the
meaning of the text and then demonstrate their understanding of their words through
performing short extracts of the plays.
Students will learn to:
• Demonstrate understanding of Shakespearean English
• Respond to the form and rhythm of the speech
• Vary volume, pace and pause to increase dramatic effect
• Perform with body language and facial expression
Parents are invited to the last day of class for a showing of the students’ work.
“Words without thoughts never to heaven go.” – William Shakespeare (Hamlet, Act 3, Scene 3)

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Course Features

  • Date
    12 Jul 2021 - 16 Jul 2021
  • No Class Date
  • Day
  • Time
    11:15 am - 12:45 pm
  • Language
  • Sessions
  • Showcase
    16 Jul 2021
  • Location
    HKAPA, Wanchai