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Richard III @ Shakespeare's Globe: Get more out of it!

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Cut and pasted from an email from the Globe:

Get underneath the text of Shakespeare’s arch-villain with Globe Education’s series of events exploring Richard III. Suitable for seasoned academics or anyone meeting this play in the theatre for the first time, these events offer a unique Globe insight.

Study Day: Saturday 28 July
Immerse yourself in the play with a day presented by leading experts and practitioners. Following an introductory lecture by Professor Andrew Hadfield (Sussex University) you can then choose between a seminar, or a workshop led by Globe actor Philip Cumbus.
Time: 10.00am – 6.00pm
Venue: Shakespeare’s Globe Sackler Studios

Perspective: Rehearsing Richard : Friday 17 August
Tim Carroll, associate director of the Globe from 1999 to 2005, discusses his approach to directing this season’s production of Richard III, giving behind the scenes insights into the play.
Time: 6.00pm
Venue: Nancy W. Knowles Lecture Theatre, Shakespeare’s Globe

Setting the Scene
These introductory talks, supported by The Arden Shakespeare, are given by leading scholars supported by Globe actors.

For Richard III these will take place on the following dates:
Tuesday 17 July: Professor Peter Holland (University of Notre Dame)
Tuesday 24 July: Professor Lois Potter (University of Delaware)
Tuesday 31 July: Professor Michael Cordner (University of York)
Thursday 9 August: Professor James Siemon (Boston University, Arden editor)
Thursday 23 August: Dr Lucy Munro (Keele University)
Time: 6.00pm
Venue: Nancy W. Knowles Lecture Theatre, Shakespeare’s Globe

Follow the link for the full details of all these events:
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