Royal Shakespeare Company


2-for-1 entry for The Play’s The Thing


Get 2-for-1 entry for our interactive exhibition, The Play’s The Thing.


The Play’s The Thing is the RSC’s interactive exhibition for families

Focusing the spotlight on the creativity behind-the-scenes, we reveal the magic behind 100 years of theatre-making. See the stunning intricacy of our handmade costumes, uncover the gory secrets of creating stage affects, and get up close to one of only 234 remaining copies of Shakespeare's First Folio.  

Get hands-on with our interactive exhibits; spark your imagination at the Director's desk, take on the role of an Actor on our state-of-the-art virtual stage and get competitive with our Quick Change Challenge.

With all this and so much more, there are plenty of activities for all ages to enjoy.


All Public Enquiries

Tel: 01789 403493

Venue Information

Royal Shakespeare Company,
 CV37 6BB

10:20am - 6pm (Mon-Sat) 10:20am – 5pm (Sun)

Terms and Conditions

  • Present your Brumpic Culture Card at the RSC Box Office in Stratford-upon-Avon for 2-for-1 entry to The Play’s The Thing.

  • Adult ticket £8.50, Child £4.25, Disabled People £4.25. Subject to availability, cannot be booked online, cheapest ticket free, cannot be used in conjunction with any other discount or offer.

  • This offer cannot be applied to tickets already purchased.