Online Resources

Welcome to Bell Shakespeare’s online resource section.

If you are a teacher, student or parent looking for ideas, here you will find a wealth of content to support at home learning and teaching. Explore our many interviews, videos, teacher packs, apps and more. If you can’t find what you are looking for, or need to discuss ideas, please contact us at learning@bellshakespeare.com.au

We wish you, your families and your school communities all the best during this unprecedented time.

PLAY RESOURCES

We have comprehensive online learning packs for a range of Shakespeare plays ready for download. All packs include play synopses, character analysis, key themes, historical information, activities at the end of each pack, and more.

SHAKESPEARE UNBOUND

Watch John Bell, Miranda Tapsell, Kate Mulvany and more perform key scenes and soliloquies from a selection of Shakespeare’s greatest plays. Our collaboration with ABC Splash also includes companion video interviews with the cast about character analysis and performance choices.

STARTING SHAKESPEARE

Our iPad app is ideal for primary students and provides a fun and engaging journey into Macbeth and A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Available from iTunes for $7.99. For schools, there is a 50% discount for 20 or more copies via Apple’s Volume Purchasing Program.

VIDEO Q&As

Check out our cast and director Q&As from previous productions of Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet and A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Hear Bell Shakespeare artists answer common student questions about the plays, what it is like to play these classic characters, and plenty of behind the scenes information.

READ OUR BLOG

The Bell Shakespeare blog contains great articles and interviews to base lessons and activities around. Top ten deaths in Shakespeare? What does a voice coach do? How does a designer create an adaptable set for touring? It’s all here and much more.

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