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Postgraduate study in Shakespeare: a virtual open day with the Shakespeare Institute

Zoom - registration required
Wednesday 23 June 2021 (15:00-16:00)

Do you want to immerse yourself in the works of Shakespeare? This virtual open day is your opportunity to learn more about studying at the Shakespeare Institute in Stratford-upon-Avon.

The University of Birmingham's Shakespeare Institute is opening it's ‘virtual doors’ to invite prospective postgraduate students to learn more about our range of innovative study opportunities for September 2021 and beyond.

This event is for prospective postgraduate students interested in developing or advancing careers in creative or academic fields – from teaching and lecturing to writing, acting or directing – as well as anyone with an interest in Shakespeare. It will give you a taster of postgraduate study with The Shakespeare Institute, the opportunity to ask our current students questions, and a chance to hear first-hand what it is like to study in Stratford-upon-Avon.

Please note: This event will take place on Zoom and you will receive your zoom link 5 minutes before the event is due to start. You will need to register for the event to be able to attend.

Book your place

Please book your place to our virtual event here.


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Opening panel

Afternoon workshop

Panel session


Shakespeare and Creativity performance

Shakespeare and Creativity students

Workshop exercise

[Photography - Sam Allard c. RSC]

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