Postgraduate study in Shakespeare: an open day at the Shakespeare Institute

Shakespeare Institute - Mason Croft - Church St - Stratford-upon-Avon - CV37 6HP, Zoom - registration required
Friday 13 May 2022 (12:30-15:30)

Do you want to immerse yourself in the works of Shakespeare? This 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 doors to invite prospective postgraduate students to learn more about our range of innovative study opportunities for September 2022 and beyond.

This event will be held both in person at The Shakespeare Institute in Stratford-upon-Avon and online.

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. For those visiting the campus in person there will be on opportunity to take a tour of the Shakespeare Institute Library. 

There will also be the opportunity to hear from the Royal Shakespeare Company about our exciting collaboration and how that will impact your studies at the Shakespeare Institute.

Please note: For those joining online, the 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.

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Previous open day images

Opening panel

Afternoon workshop

Panel session


Shakespeare and Creativity performance

Shakespeare and Creativity students

Workshop exercise

[Photography - Sam Allard c. RSC]

Culture and collections

Schools, institutes and departments

Services and facilities