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Sidelights on Shakespeare

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‘Shakespeare in Performance’ - Booking has now closed.

“Every man look o’er his part. For the short and the long is, our play is preferred.”

Saturday 25th February 2017

This year we have transformed Sidelights on Shakespeare. On Saturday 25th February 2017 we will be holding a one-day event under the broad title of ‘Shakespeare in Performance’. Sponsored by the Humanities Research Centre, we will be bringing together respected academics and post-graduate researchers to celebrate the current work being done in the field of Shakespeare in performance.

Confirmed Speakers:

Dr Jaq Bessell, Director of Studies, Guildford School of Acting

Professor Tony Howard, Warwick

Dr Stephen Purcell, Warwick

Tim Supple, Artistic Director, Dash Arts

We are also issuing a CFP to post-graduates interested in presenting a 20 minute paper on their research into Shakespeare in performance, or a 20 minute presentation on their practice-as-research. Abstracts should be submitted by January 16th 2017 to S dot A dot Tillotson at warwick dot ac dot uk.

The event is free and includes refreshments and lunch