School Incursions

Richard III

Sydney (HSC Version)

About the incursion

HSC Unit Module: Textual Conversations

Unapologetically wicked, students lean in to witness the creation of this Machiavellian villain in his blood bath to the crown – through to his own beheading. With engaging exploration of the characters, the women of the play, analysis of the historical context and Shakespeare’s language, students then leap imaginatively into the role of composer through the lens of Looking for Richard, deepening their ability to draw parallels.


Focus

Between scene discussion learning focus:

  • Historical, cultural and religious context
  • Comparative analysis
  • Shakespeare as a historical writer
  • Appropriation
  • Characterisation
  • Exploring assumptions and perspectives
  • The women of the play
  • Investigating textual features and conventions
  • Shakespeare’s language styles and how they inform character and drive the story
  • Duration: 1.5 hours


How to Book

There are two options:

Download a booking form and return the form via email to schools.nsw@shakespeareaustralia.com.au
OR
click here and fill in the online form.

Our staff will contact you to confirm your booking and provide a deposit invoice within 7 days.If you have any questions, you are more than welcome to email us or call our office on 02 9011 7704

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How to Book

Please complete this booking form.

Our staff will contact you to confirm your booking and provide a deposit invoice within 7 days.If you have any questions, you are more than welcome to email us or call our office on 03 8676 7511

Info and Cost

Available as an online
live-streamed interactive session
or in-person school incursion.

Available for

Sydney (HSC Version)

Duration

1 Hour 30 Mins

Touring

Term 1, week 3

For bookings outside these dates please contact us

Capacity

200 Students

Cost

$1,200 (max 100. Then $12 each)

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