Wednesday 25 July 2018, 5.00PM to 6.00pm
Speaker(s): Judith Buchanan, Professor of Film and Literature and Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities
In celebration of York’s Summer of Shakespeare, Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre and the University of York proudly present a free pre-show talk, with actor assistance, about the Shakespearean comedy A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Talk given by University of York Shakespearean Professor Judith Buchanan, ahead of the performance of A Midsummer Night’s Dream at the Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre that evening.
5pm- 6pm ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream: the power of ‘if''
7:30pm A Midsummer Night’s Dream (directed by Juliet Forster) at Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre
(To book theatre tickets, see shakespearesrosetheatre.com)
Judith Buchanan is Professor of Film and Literature and Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities at the University of York. A Shakespearean with a special interest in performance, she co-wrote and was Shakespeare advisor to the recently released British Macbeth feature film, directed by Kit Monkman. She speaks regularly to audiences in the UK and internationally.
Venue access: This venue is not wheelchair accessible.
Location: Room K/133, King's Manor
Admission: is by free ticket only. Please book below.