Tag Archives: adaptation

‘Fictionalising the Renaissance’ with Hermione Eyre, Emma Whipday and Richard O’Brien (KiSSiT WiP), Oct 12

In the last ten to fifteen years, popular centre has seen a wave of narratives – from Shakespeare in Love to Wolf Hall to Upstart Crow – which take as their setting a reconstructed version of early modern England. This panel session brings together two academics … Continue reading

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Kelly Hunter: “‘Hamlet, Who’s There’ – Creating a New Production for the Modern World” -podcast (KiSSiT: Shakespearean Thresholds)

The final session of KiSSiT: Shakespearean Thresholds features Kelly Hunter discussing her adaptation of Hamlet entitled Hamlet, Who’s There? and the process behind it. Kelly Hunter is a highly accomplished actress on stage, film, TV and radio, having been directed by Peter Hall and … Continue reading

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KiSSiT WiP: Indians Shakespeares on Screen -podcast

Our first fully recorded KiSSiT session is with Dr Varsha Panjwani (Boston and York) and Koel Chatterjee (Royal Holloway), held on the 14th of April, on Indian Shakespeares on Screen: Identity, Politics, Entertainment, chaired by Timo Uotinen (Royal Holloway). Find out … Continue reading

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Symposium: Othering Shakespeare

Our friends at the Shakespeare Institute are hosting a stellar event on Shakespeare adaptation on Friday May 6, 2016: Othering Shakespeare. It features many familiar names, including our collaborator Anne Sophie Refskou. If you’re nearby don’t miss this event! Registration … Continue reading

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Barton / Hall Wars of the Roses Adaptation – panel podcast

Here is the recording of the panel on the John Barton and Peter Hall Wars of the Roses adaptation with Stuart Hampton-Reeves, Dominique Goy-Blanquet, Heather Neill, and Alex Waldmann. Frank Whately, emeritus Professor at Kingston University and one of the … Continue reading

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KiSSiT WiP: ‘Researching and Staging “Othello on Trial”: Political and Theatrical Conundrums’

We are proud to present the inaugural session of KiSSiT WiP. The title for this session is ‘Researching and Staging Othello on Trial: Political and Theatrical Conundrums’ and it will feature Adrian Howe and Eric Heinze from Queen Mary, University of … Continue reading

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