Shakespearean Authorship Trust Conference to be held on November 23rd: “The French Connection”

The Shakespearean Authorship Trust, in collaboration with Brunel University, presents:

Shakespeare — The French Connection: How French personalities, topographies and topicalities haunt the plays

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The conference this year will look at French references and historical characters in Shakespeare’s plays, including Love’s Labours Lost, Alls Well That Ends Well, Macbeth, Measure For Measure, Hamlet, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Henry V …

Key scenes will be performed by leading Shakespearean actors

Actors: Richard Clifford, Derek Jacobi, Annabel Leventon, Mark Rylance, Angus Wright

Presenters: Ros Barber, Julia Cleave, Emma Jolly, Bill Leahy

Date: Sunday 23 November 2014

Time: 11:00 – 18:00 (Tea and coffee available from 10:30)

Venue: Shakespeare’s Globe, Bankside, London, SE1.

Tickets: £40 (including tea and coffee)
Booking: Shakespeare’s Globe Box Office: Tel: 020 7401 9919
Booking opens: 15 October