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Upcoming Events

Touchstone aims to list all Shakespeare-related activity in the UK. Please contact us at touchstone@bham.ac.uk or 0121 414 9525 if you have information that should be listed.

Ongoing

27 March – 18 December. Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, Anne Hathaway’s Cottage and Gardens. ‘Artists Open Days’. We are inviting artists and enthusiasts to come and capture the beauty of Anne Hathaway's Cottage and Gardens throughout the changing seasons.

Bring your easel or sketch pad and enjoy free entry to the gardens on the following dates in 2014: 27 March, 26 June, 25 September, 18 December.

All we ask in return is for the opportunity to include your work in an exhibition to be held in 2015, showing the house and gardens at different times of the year. For more information, please contact the events team on 01789 201844.

December 2014

9 December. Shakespeare Club, Stratford-upon-Avon. Professor Carol Chillington Rutter. “’Hear the ambassadors!’: Henry Wotton in Venice”. Shakespeare Institute, Stratford-upon-Avon. 7:45pm. Annual subscription: 15; Single lecture: 3; Students: Free.

January 2015

13 January. Shakespeare Club, Stratford-upon-Avon. Professor Tiffany Stern. “’O bitter, Black and Tragical’: Tragic performance on the Shakespeare stage”. Shakespeare Institute, Stratford-upon-Avon. 7:45pm. Annual subscription: 15; Single lecture: 3; Students: Free.

21 – 24 January. Winter School. Shakespeare Birthplace Trust. “The course will be structured around the RSC’s productions of Love’s Labour’s Lost, Love’s Labour’s Won (also known as Much Ado About Nothing), and Oppenheimer. Tickets: 250 including theatre tickets; 135 excluding theatre tickets. Information: 01789 207 131 or e-mail education1@shakespeare.org.uk.

February 2015

10 February. Shakespeare Club, Stratford-upon-Avon. Professor Eugene Giddens. “Amicability in Jonson and Shakespeare”. Shakespeare Institute, Stratford-upon-Avon. 7:45pm. Annual subscription: 15; Single lecture: 3; Students: Free.

March 2015

10 March. Shakespeare Club, Stratford-upon-Avon. Dr. Sophie Duncan. “Shakespeare and the Sufragettes”. Shakespeare Institute, Stratford-upon-Avon. 7:45pm. Annual subscription: 15; Single lecture: 3; Students: Free.

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 


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