Shakespeare Lives

Shakespeare Lives 400

About Shakespeare Lives

Shakespeare Lives is a global programme of events and activities celebrating the world's most popular playwright's work on the 400th anniversary of his death in 2016.

Shakespeare Lives In Translation Workshop

Shakespeare Lives in Translation–Workshop

“Shakespeare Lives in Translation – a workshop for literary and performance translators”

Singapore Events

Shakespeare Lives is a major programme of events and activities celebrating Shakespeare's work on the occasion of the 400th anniversary of his death in 2016.

Exploring English

Join us for online events and activities celebrating Shakespeare’s work. In 2016 we're marking the 400th anniversary of his death.

Schools' Pack

An education pack containing resources to engage school children in the modern relevance of Shakespeare's works.

Play Your Part

Share your favourite Shakespeare moment through Play Your Part, our social media campaign!

SBTV presents Twelfth Night

Watch a modern re-imagination of Twelfth Night by SBTV, featuring artists: Eyez, Mic Righteous, Maverick Sabre, Nolay, Nego True and Harry Love. (Duration: 07:38 minutes)

Film touring collection

Look out for Shakespeare films, old and new, screening internationally and online in 2016. Watch the trailer (Duration: 01:53 minutes)

Star Cross'd - Laura Dockrill's Romeo and Juliet Film

Watch 'Star Cross'd (Duration 04:34). Poet, writer and illustrator Laura Dockrill's contemporary take on Romeo and Juliet.