Theatre company performs 1000 plays in 10 days

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Theatre company performs 1000 plays in 10 days

Events across the capital have been springing up to celebrate Shakespeare's 400th anniversary, however this one is setting a new world record. 

The Rude Mechanicals theatre company took their craft to the streets of Hackney, where they attempted to perform 1000 plays in just 10 days. 

Their wooden cart was hand-pulled through the borough to reach as big an audience as possible. 

It was part of the Shakespeare400 Festival

London Live was treated to a few performances. 

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