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Royal Shakespeare Company summer school 2015

Royal Shakespeare Company summer school 2015
Description
The 68th annual Royal Shakespeare Company summer school, run in partnership with the Shakespeare Institute filled the Institute from 17-21 August with RSC actors and other theatre personnel, leading academics, and an audience of over 200 of the RSC's most loyal spectators.
Date:
24/08/2015

Gregory Doran receives honorary Doctorate of Letters from The University of Birmingham

Gregory Doran receives honorary Doctorate of Letters from The University of Birmingham
Description
Gregory Doran, the artistic director of the Royal Shakespeare Company, receives an honorary Doctorate of Letters, in recognition of his theatrical career .
Date:
13/07/2015

Is Shakespeare hiding in Maofeng Mountain?

Description
The University of Birmingham is set to teach Chinese children about Shakespeare in a week-long summer camp at Maofeng Mountain, near Guangzhou in Guangdong province.
Date:
10/07/2015

Britgrad 2015 report

Britgrad 2015 report
Description
Report and photos from the British Graduate Shakespeare Conference 2015.
Date:
03/07/2015

The James Shirley Marathon

The James Shirley Marathon
Description
Every June, members of The Shakespeare Institute read aloud, in chronological order, the complete dramatic canon of a sixteenth- or early seventeenth-century playwright. This year we turn to James Shirley.
Date:
04/06/2015

Dr Chris Laoutaris speaks at the Hay Festival

Dr Chris Laoutaris speaks at the Hay Festival
Description
On 29 May the Shakespeare Institute's Dr Chris Laoutaris lectured in front of more than 500 people at the Hay Festival.
Date:
03/06/2015

World Shakespeare Congress 2016 - registration now open

World Shakespeare Congress 2016 - registration now open
Description
A celebration of Shakespeare's memory and the global cultural legacy of his works in the two places which mattered most in his life and career.
Date:
26/05/2015

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
Description
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
Description
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
Description
The Shakespeare Institute's Dr Chris Laoutaris on BBC1's One Show.
Date:
13/02/2015
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