Macbeth on page and stage

, 9:00-15:00 FREE

A special partnership event from the British Library and Leeds Playhouse.

Explore key concepts and interpretations of Shakespeare’s most famous tragedy at this rich and immersive day:

  • View centuries-old items that influenced Shakespeare’s writing
  • Deepen understanding of historical context
  • Discover how theatre professionals bring the text to life on stage
  • Delve into language, character and theme via practical workshops in graphic art, performance poetry, drama and more.

This free event is for Leeds schools. It is aimed at borderline grade 4/5 students in Year 9 and Year 10. Places are limited to 30 students per school and a minimum of three school staff.

To book your place contact Leeds Playhouse on 0113 213 7700 or, and then complete this booking form.

For enquiries, email


Age group: Secondary
When: , 9:00-15:00
Price: Admission: Free entry
Where: Leeds Playhouse
Playhouse Square, Quarry Hill, Leeds