On Saturday 27 April, the Dukes, Lancaster will host a charity Shakespeare event, raising money for the Twins Appeal.
Staff from the department of English and Creative Writing at Lancaster University will present short talks, and there will be informal readings and workshops, as well as a book and cake sale.
Admission: A donation to the Twins Appeal.
12.00: Arrival – readings/cakes/books
13.00: Paper – Where there’s a Will: Shakespeare’s Birthdays (Professor Alison Findlay)
13.20: Paper – The filming of the Shrew (Dr Kamilla Elliot)
14.10 Bingo Dragon Workshop
14.40: Paper – Shakespeare and Spin (Dr Hilary Hinds)
15.00: Paper – Exchange and National Identity in Shakespeare (Dr Liam Haydon)
15.50: Paper – Shakespeare’s outlaws on land and sea (Dr Liz Oakley-Brown)
16.10: Paper – ‘Whoever thought the old play had so much blood in it’: Reading the Bloody Scottish Play (Dr Stephen Curtis)
16.40-17.40: Blue Dragon Workshop
The event will be followed by a perfomance of Macbeth: The Final Rehearsal by Bingo Dragon. 7.30pm.
To book for the performance please call: 01524 598 500. http://www.dukes-lancaster.org/book-tickets