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Intercultural Shakespeare Symposium

Roehampton lecturers will present at a symposium that will engage with the contemporary performance of Shakespeare in translation, Shakespearean adaptation and other Shakespeare influenced narratives and texts.

Posted: 19 May 2012

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Intercultural Shakespeare Symposium

Roehampton lecturers Keren Zaiontz, Lecturer of Drama, Theatre, and Performance Studies and P.A.Skantze who directs, writes and teaches theatre and performance as Reader in Performance Practices are among speakers at a two day symposium on intercultural Shakespearean performance. This symposium will engage with the contemporary performance of Shakespeare in translation, Shakespearean adaptation and other Shakespeare influenced narratives and texts.

As part of this symposium, there will also be a seminar on 'Transnational' performance in the early modern period.

*On Friday the symposia will be followed by an evening reception.
*On Saturday there is an optional visit see a Globe to Globe production.

For more information go to http://www.shakespearesglobe.com/education/events/symposia-conferences

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