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Romeo and Juliet – GI 19 653

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6 February 2020 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until 6 February 2020

Tutor: Davina Robinson Bachelor of Education with Honours

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Date: 6 February 2020
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Length of Course:
2 Thursdays
30 January 2020
06 February 2020
Cost for Course:
£34.20 - £41.10
£34.20 – £41.10
Reference Code:
GI 19 653
Ward Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LH


Dividing the play into two halves, we will explore Romeo and Juliet, one of Shakespeare’s most popular and frequently performed texts. A compelling and gripping story which resonates across cultures and time and is as relevant today as it ever was. In a supportive atmosphere, we will read the play together, as Shakespeare was written to be heard. This will open up opportunities for discussion and sharing of ideas. Please bring a copy of the text with you.


Romeo and Juliet - Gi 19 653

John Henry Frederick Bacon. Romeo and Juliet from 'Children's Stories from Shakespeare'. Oil on canvas.

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About the Speaker

Davina Robinson

Davina graduated from The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama with an Honours degree in Speech and Drama. Upon leaving she worked as a founder member of a theatre-in-education company Eclipse Theatre Co. in and around London. Davina worked for 28 years as Director of Drama in schools in London, Berkshire, Surrey and Hampshire.

In addition, she spent 7 years as a part-time Youth Arts Worker for Surrey; creating extra-curricular performing activities and arts experience for young people county wide. Davina is a judge for the English Speaking Union, a freelance Drama Consultant for secondary schools, she directs and produces productions and is also a bookkeeper for various organisations.

Davina loves theatre and performing but also has a menagerie of animals, including the usual dog and cat, as well as Pygmy goats, donkeys and alpacas.


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