Ilmington Parish Council

 

 

Shakespeare Club rosette, 1930s.

PROGRAMME
2016/7193rd season of the Club
President Sir Richard Eyre

Life Vice President: Roger Pringle

The Club meets monthly eight times a year between October and May.
All meetings are held at the Shakespeare Institute, Mason Croft, Church St., Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6HP. Meetings begin at 7.45 unless otherwise stated. Parking is available at the rear of the building with access from Chestnut Walk. For more information email stratfordshakespeareclub@gmail.com.
Minutes of past meetings this season may be found here

 TUESDAY, 11 OCTOBER 2016
7.15 Annual General Meeting
Followed by
Dr Susan Brock and Sylvia Morris
“‘Long life to the club call’d  Shakspearean: The Story of the Shakespeare Club of Stratford-upon-Avon, 1824-2016.”

TUESDAY,  8 NOVEMBER 2016
Professor Philip Smallwood
“Two Comprehensive Minds:  Samuel Johnson and William Shakespeare.”

TUESDAY, 13 DECEMBER 2016
Alan Smith. Head of Armoury, Royal Shakespeare Theatre
“The RSC Armoury and Shakespeare.”

TUESDAY, 10 JANUARY 2017
Sir Richard Eyre CBE
Presidential Evening: “Shakespeareana.”  

TUESDAY, 14 FEBRUARY 2017
Dr. Will Tosh
“Playing Indoors: Staging Early Modern Drama in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse.”

TUESDAY, 14 MARCH 2017
Chris Hill,  Director of Sales and Marketing, The Royal Shakespeare Theatre
“Selling Shakespeare.”

11 APRIL 2017
Tim Raistrick
“’A right goodly Chapel’:  Stratford-upon-Avon’s Guild Chapel, its Mediaeval Wall Paintings and the Shakespeare Connection.”

22 APRIL 2017
Shakespeare Birthday celebrations. Member are invited to gather at the Club flag.

9 MAY 2017
Dr. Stephen Purcell
“Troilus and Cressida in Performance: A History of Radical Experiment.”

Quick Links

The Story of the Shakespeare Club of Stratford-upon-Avon
1824-2016
'Long life to the Club call'd Shakspearean'

By Susan Brock and Sylvia Morris
Order here.