Promoting the study, practice
and enjoyment of Shakespeare.

Join today

Blog

Eoin Price – The Deep Time of the Early Modern Repertory

Eoin Price is Senior Lecturer in English Literature at Swansea University. His current project, Playgoing Time in Elizabethan London is funded by a Leverhulme Research Fellowship. I am currently working on a project called Playgoing Time in Elizabethan London. The... Read More...

Randall Martin – Cymbeline in the Anthropocene: A Global Eco-Theatrical Collaboration

Cymbeline in the Anthropocene is an international performance-research project which brings together seven theatre companies and environmentally committed productions from four continents. It is the first collective effort to present Shakespeare’s ecological insights to audiences beyond academia or the Anglosphere. Each... Read More...

Varsha Panjwani – ‘I’m speaking’: Podcasts as Protest

Dr Varsha Panjwani is the host of the Women & Shakespeare podcast and the author of Podcasts & Feminist Shakespeare Pedagogy (Cambridge University Press, 2022). In this blog post, Dr Panjwani shares with us  an edited excerpt from her book, which is... Read More...

Laura Jayne Wright: Hearing Female Complaint(s) in Early Modern Literature

Laura Jayne Wright is a Leverhulme Early Career Fellow at Newcastle University, working on ‘Sounds of Distress: Hearing Female Complaint(s) in Early Modern Literature.’ For the last few years, my work has centred around listening. My DPhil thesis and soon-to-be... Read More...

Studying Shakespeare: From Pre-GCSE to A-Level 

Anniyah, a student from Birmingham participating in the Access Project, writes about her experiences of studying Shakespeare’s plays at different points in her education. Shakespeare has played an important part in my education, as the strategies that I have learnt... Read More...

Chris Green: The Education Committee of the British Shakespeare Association

Chris Green, Chair of the BSA's Education Committee, tells us about the committee's activities, aims, and objectives. The Education committee has been a key aspect of the structure of the British Shakespeare Association for several years. It is one of... Read More...

Robert Myles: Owning Shakespeare, The Podcast

Robert Myles is an actor, writer and director, known for The Show Must Go Online, The Shakespeare Deck, and the new podcast, Owning Shakespeare. He has acted in over 30 Shakespearean roles and has directed all 36 First Folio plays... Read More...

Eric Dunnum: Unruly Audiences and the Theater of Control in Early Modern London

Eric Dunnum, Associate Professor at Campbell University, tells us about his first monograph, published by Routledge in 2020. The kernel of my monograph, Unruly Audiences and the Theater of Control in Early Modern London, was formed way back in Dr... Read More...

Creating meaning through Shakespeare in and out of lockdown: Walking Shadows

Benjamin Broadribb is a final-year doctoral student at The Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham, and co-curator of the blog ‘Action is eloquence’: (Re)thinking Shakespeare. During the Covid-19 lockdowns across the planet in 2020 and 2021, ‘Shakespeare, both as a cultural... Read More...

Jayoon Byeon: Review of As You Like It

Jayoon Byeon (Lancaster University) reviews As You Like It (Dir. Laurie Samson for Northern Broadsides) at the Dukes Theatre Lancaster, 3 March 2022 Jayoon's review is also available in Korean. Welcome to the Forest of Arden, where garments are afloat... Read More...
Website by Agency For Good

Copyright 2022. All Rights Reserved