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Honorary Fellow Sir Kenneth Branagh visits the Shakespeare Institute to salute 'fantastic' collaboration with Royal Shakespeare Company

Honorary Fellow Sir Kenneth Branagh visits the Shakespeare Institute to salute 'fantastic' collaboration with Royal Shakespeare Company
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Sir Kenneth Branagh visited the Shakespeare Institute to discuss his forthcoming season in the West End and the Institute's forthcoming partnership with the RSC.
Date:
27/04/2015

£10,000 scholarships for Masters study at the University of Birmingham

£10,000 scholarships for Masters study at the University of Birmingham
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For 2015 entry the University has two brand new schemes which offer £10,000 scholarships for Masters students. These scholarships have been jointly funded by the British Government; the allocation of the awards, which is the fourth highest in the UK, further cements Birmingham's place amongst the very best higher education institutions for postgraduate study.
Date:
10/03/2015

The Battle that Gave Birth to the Globe

The Battle that Gave Birth to the Globe
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The Shakespeare Institute's Dr Chris Laoutaris on BBC1's One Show.
Date:
13/02/2015

Shakespeare on the Global Stage

Shakespeare on the Global Stage
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Erin Sullivan co-edits book on Shakespeare's role in the 2012 London Cultural Olympiad.
Date:
12/02/2015

University of Birmingham announces ground-breaking collaboration with Royal Shakespeare Company

University of Birmingham announces ground-breaking collaboration with Royal Shakespeare Company
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The University of Birmingham today reveals an exciting five-year collaboration with the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC). This pioneering project will see the reinstatement of the iconic studio theatre, The Other Place. Opening in 2016 to coincide with the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death, it will be a hub for cutting-edge research and creative practice.
Date:
05/02/2015

Shakespeare's Hamlet: Text, performance and culture

Shakespeare's Hamlet: Text, performance and culture
Description
Our Hamlet MOOC is now open for registrations. The course will start on 19 January 2015
Date:
14/01/2015

Shakespeare and the Countess is an Observer Book of the Year

Shakespeare and the Countess is an Observer Book of the Year
Description
Dr Chris Laoutaris' recent book, 'Shakespeare and the Countess: The Battle that Gave Birth to the Globe', has been selected as one of the Observer's Books of the Year.
Date:
18/12/2014

Institute favourite Samuel West receives Birmingham honorary degree

Institute favourite Samuel West receives Birmingham honorary degree
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Actor Samuel West receives an honorary Doctorate of Letters.
Date:
12/12/2014

Research pioneers: Michael Dobson

Research pioneers: Michael Dobson
Description
Professor Michael Dobson features in the latest edition of Buzz dedicated to research being undertaken at the University.
Date:
11/12/2014
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