Shakespeare in Ten Acts British Library, 15 April – 6 September 2016

This landmark exhibitions takes visitors on a journey through the 400 year history of William Shakespeare, such as the first production of Hamlet and demonstrates how Shakespeare’s plays have been transformed for new generation theatre-goers. Shakespeare in Ten Acts, showcases over 200 unique and rare items such as the only surviving play-script in Shakespeare’s hand, an authentic Shakespeare signature, the earliest printed edition of Hamlet from 1603 and Shakespeare’s First Folio.