When the lights go down

7.15PM, Saturday night. The Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon. The lights go down. The audience is still. An evening of unforgettable world-class theatre is about to begin.

Stratford-upon-Avon is home to the Royal Shakespeare Company, one of the most famous theatre companies in the world.

Stratford-upon-Avon is 40 minutes by road from Birmingham Airport. A regular train service also connects you from Birmingham to Shakespeare’s hometown in less than an hour.

Royal Shakespeare Company information and tickets are available at rsc.org.uk.

Find out more and plan your visit to Shakespeare’s hometown at shakespeares-england.co.uk.