Restoration Shakespeare Summer School

  • Claude Fretz (Participant)

Impact: Cultural Impact

Description of impact

To enhance the understanding of Restoration adaptations of Shakespeare among theatre and music companies in the UK and the US

Who is affected

theatre companies, music companies


Part of the AHRC project 'Performing Restoration Shakespeare'.

Summer school participants will be representatives of UK theatre and music companies. In partnership with the Folger Shakespeare Library, we will distribute a Restoration Shakespeare 'resource pack' to over 2 million season subscribers at classic theaters in the USA and Canada.
Impact statusIn preparation
Impact dateJul 2019
Category of impactCultural Impact


  • Shakespeare
  • Restoration
  • Theatre
  • Performance