Monday 30 July 2018, 5.00PM to 6.00pm
Speaker(s): Helen Smith is Professor of English and Head of the Department of English and Related Literature
In celebration of York’s summer of Shakespeare, the University of York and Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre are proud to present a free pre-show talk, with actor assistance, about Romeo and Juliet.
The talk will be given by the University of York’s Head of English, Professor Helen Smith, ahead of the performance of Romeo and Juliet at the Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre that evening.
5pm - 6pm Romeo and Juliet
7:30pm Romeo and Juliet (directed by Lindsay Posner) at Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre
(To book theatre tickets, see shakespearesrosetheatre.com)
Helen Smith is Professor of English and Head of the Department of English and Related Literature at the University of York. She is an early modern scholar with expertise in the history of books, printing and publication in the period and in the creative contributions of women and with a particular interest in the material stuff of the world and what we can learn from it.
Venue Access: This venue is not wheelchair accessible.
Location: Room K/133, King's Manor
Admission: is by free ticket only. Please book below.