Restoration Shakespeare Summer School

    Impact: Cultural Impact

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    Description of impact

    To enhance the understanding of Shakespeare's theatrical afterlife among theatre and music companies -- and their audiences -- in the United Kingdom and the United States.

    Who is affected

    theatre companies, music companies, theatre audiences, music audiences


    In conjunction with the AHRC project Performing Restoration Shakespeare, I will lead a summer school on Restoration Shakespeare at the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust (Stratford) in July 2019. Summer school participants will be representative 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.

    Category of impact

    • Cultural Impact

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