The Dutch Lady
- Lecture Hall, Shakespeare Institute - Mason Croft - Church St - Stratford-upon-Avon - CV37 6HP
- Arts and Law, Performance, Research, Students
The Shakespeare Institute hosts the first performance since the seventeenth century of this recently discovered Restoration comedy, in a professional production by FRED Theatre Company and directed by Shakespeare Institute alumnus Robert F. Ball.
The play was discovered by Joseph Stephenson of Abilene Christian University, Texas, who will introduce the performance. Afterwards there will be a panel discussion with academic contributors including Prof. David Roberts (Birmingham City University) and Dr Gillian Wright (University of Birmingham).
All are welcome!
- 14:15 Introduction
- 14:30 The Dutch Lady (approx. three hours, including interval)
- 17:30 Panel discussion
Tea and biscuits will be served during the play’s interval.
Can’t make this academic symposium? Public performances are taking place over the week following this event in Stratford, London and Birmingham. Please visit www.fred-theatre.co.uk for more information.