Christopher Wilson – “By the sweet power of musicke”: Effect in Shakespeare’s musical imagery – V2

Event Date: 30 October 2014

Rose Theatre,
24-26 High Street,
Kingston, KT1 1HL

The Kingston Shakespeare Seminars

The Kingston Shakespeare Seminar (KiSS) brings leading Shakespeare scholars to the Rose, which the director Peter Hall created to be a “teaching theatre”. Here Sir Peter directed Dame Judi Dench in a celebrated production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”. But KiSS also commemorates Kingston’s historic connection with Shakespeare, which goes back to David Garrick – who lived here, and built the beautiful Shakespeare Temple beside the Thames – and to the very first royal performances of some of his greatest plays in the Great Hall at Hampton Court.

Professor Christopher Wilson (Hull)
“By the sweet power of musicke”:  Effect in Shakespeare’s musical  imagery

Introduction by Professor Richard Wilson (Kingston):




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