Event date: 29 September 2011
The Shakespeare Institute
Mason Croft, Church Street
Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6HP
Professor Michael Dobson (Director, Shakespeare Institute)
Towards the next RSC ‘Taming of the Shrew’: a think-tank, with director Lucy Bailey
The Shakespeare Institute’s new Director, Professor Michael Dobson, and fellows Dr Tara Hamling, Dr Martin Wiggins and Professor John Jowett, discuss the RSC’s new production of ‘Taming of the Shrew’ with director Lucy Bailey, set designer Ruth Sutcliffe and actor David Cave (Petrucio).
An internationally renowned research institution established in 1951 to push the boundaries of knowledge about Shakespeare Studies and Renaissance Drama. The Shakespeare Institute offers a wide range of innovative postgraduate degrees, including postgraduate research.
During the Autumn and Spring terms, the Institute runs a series of Thursday seminars which are given by members of staff and invited speakers. The seminars start at 2.00pm lasting approximately 45 minutes followed by a question and answer session. University of Birmingham staff and students, and guests are welcome to attend.