Category: Shakespeare

Dissertation Day!

Dissertation Day is an event where students get to display a poster on their final year project and check out what everyone else is up to! This year’s topics included: the anti-hero in Shakespeare’s tragedies, class and gender in children’s literature, and the adaptations of classic novels for web series. The dissertation allows final year students to…

The English Literature Society visits Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre

Our English Literature Society is run by students, for students. In June, the Society closed the year with a very special visit to Shakespeare’s Globe. Co-President Anne Johnstone (Class of 2018) reports on a memorable day.

Romeo and Juliet

I recently saw a friend in this production of Romeo and Juliet in London (now running as part of the Camden Fringe). The relationship between the nurse and Juliet was really well done, as was Friar Lawrence’s fatherly tenderness towards…

Student discount for two special shows at Cheltenham’s Everyman Theatre until 31 October

Cheltenham’s Everyman Theatre is offering discount tickets for two great productions this October. You can see Brave New World and A Winter’s Tale for only £10 per ticket. Check your University email for details and the special booking code you’ll…