Shakespeare's Birthday Celebrations

23 April 2016 11.00am 4.00pm


Blackwell Hall, Weston Library (Map)


A celebration at the Weston Library in honour of Shakespeare's birthday. Visit the Bodleian Libraries exhibition, Shakespeare's Dead, and celebrate Shakespeare's life. Learn and join in the activities that helped Shakespeare's work to endure for centuries: writing, performance, and printing. 

  • The Creation Theatre Sonnet Booth: join your voice to the soundscape of sonnets and soliloquies from Shakespeare
  • Make and print a poster of Shakespeare's portrait
  • Write your name with a quill pen, like the Bard himself 

In partnership with Creation Theatre and the Oxfordshire County Libraries Service.

For more Shakespeare events in 2016, see the Shakespeare Oxford 2016 Festival site


This event is free and open to all.

This event is listed under: Family events; Free events
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