Castaway Victor Glynn’s  production ‘Foosball’ has sold to record audiences in South America and will be released in the UK just after the World Cup. It has just won the Goya prize in Spain for the best animated movie. Animated film is a new departure for this former director of The English Shakespeare Company


Foosball Film Poster


Victor lives in Oxford and is giving his time free to workshop and film extracts from a contemporary version of Romeo and Juliet, Oxford’s own Joe and Zara by Polly Biswas.

In February half term, The Shakespeare in Oxford Project (TShoP) is running a script development workshop with young people  in conjunction with Film Oxford and  theatre practioner  and actor,   Marcus D@Amico

As I write, there are  3 places still available for 14-18 year olds  ( free )  Interested? Contact Polly on

Victor’s castaway feature: Victor Glynn

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