The Royal Shakespeare Company is coming to Cornwall next month with a new version of Julius Caesar ideal for 7-13 year olds and their families.

Join our travelling company of actors and become citizens of ancient Rome in a tale of friendship, power and betrayal.

Caesar, Rome’s leader, has returned from war stronger than ever, but some of his followers are questioning his power. The plotting begins…

The perfect introduction to Shakespeare

Part of our First Encounters with Shakespeare series, this engaging adaptation is 90 minutes long, uses Shakespeare’s original language and invites audiences to participate in the story. The series is a fantastic first step into Shakespeare for children, families and schools.

You can see First Encounters with Shakespeare: Julius Caesar at two schools in Cornwall

Treviglas Community College Newquay:

Wednesday 7 February at 7pm & Thursday 8 February at 1pm & 7pm. Tickets £6, call 01872 262466 or visit

Launceston College:

Friday 9 February at 7pm. Tickets £7, call 01566 772468 or visit

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