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Various cinemas and venues The First World War proved to be a landmark in cinema history – the first time that the horrors of war could be caught on camera. Peter Jackson, best known for directing The Lord of the Rings trilogy, will be compiling and presenting this footage in a way ...

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Mini Shakespeare Globe comes to Huyton

St Margaret Mary’s Junior School in Huyton is building its own replica of the world famous Shakespearean Globe Theatre. Inspired by the plans for the Shakespeare North Playhouse in Prescot and a visit to the reconstruction of Shakespeare’s Globe on the Southbank in London, the timber framed structure is being built ...

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Shaping Futures Programme

Ten Year 9 students from West Derby School took part in the Shaping Futures Programme working with Liverpool Museums. The programme ran over two days and aimed to explore and experience the workings of the different Liverpool Museums whilst also investigating the role that different staff have in the museums. Students had ...

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The big dig in Knowsley

Year 3 pupils from St John Fisher Primary School, Knowsley were offered the opportunity to visit the site where the new Shakespeare North venue will be built in Knowsley. The Playhouse in Prescot where, over four hundred years ago, was the only purpose-built playhouse outside London where Elizabethan drama could be ...

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