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Student reflections on their visit to Stratford-upon-Avon

Student reflections on their visit to Stratford-upon-Avon
Description
In October 2015, some of our undergraduate English Literature and Drama students had the opportunity to attend a performance of Henry V at the RSC, hear a talk about the play and attend a Q&A with two of the show's actors.
Date:
23/11/2015

PhD research opportunity opens for applications

PhD research opportunity opens for applications
Description
One of our current PhD students will have an exciting opportunity to work with an RSC artist for up to a total of one week over the spring/summer semesters of 2016.
Date:
02/11/2015

'Public' and 'Private' Playhouses in Renaissance England

'Public' and 'Private' Playhouses in Renaissance England
Description
Former Shakespeare Institute PhD student Eoin Price's new book.
Date:
26/10/2015

The Eye of the Camera in Filmed Theatre

The Eye of the Camera in Filmed Theatre
Description
Over the past summer, Mary Odbert, one our MA students at the Shakespeare Institute, has been acting as a research assistant on this project, and here she shares some of the thoughts on the work she's been doing.
Date:
23/10/2015

Shakespeare Institute welcomes six portraits and a professor

Shakespeare Institute welcomes six portraits and a professor
Description
The inauguration of six portraits of Royal Shakespeare Company actors by the artist Hans Schwarz , and the induction of Harvard University's senior Shakespearean, Professor Marjorie Garber, as an Honorary Senior Visiting Research Fellow.
Date:
02/10/2015

Professor John Russell Brown an Obituary

Professor John Russell Brown an Obituary
Description
John Russell Brown was a distinguished academic, dramaturg and theatre director who established one of the country's first university Drama departments at Birmingham.
Date:
09/09/2015

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
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