Shakespeare and performance
31 October 2018, 09:30 - 15:00
Compare early and modern Shakespeare texts, and explore contemporary ways of staging The Bard's plays. Perfect for school students interested in English studies, theatre and drama.
- Staging Shakespeare: work with experienced theatre practitioners to explore contemporary approaches to performing the plays of Shakespeare.
- Reading Shakespeare: look at Shakespeare's plays using digital facsimilies of versions printed in the 16th and 17th centuries, and compare these early texts to later, 'modernised' editions.