Tag Archives: casting diversity

COLLOQUIUM ON RICHARD II and CASTING DIVERSITY , March 24-25

    Registration is now open for   KINGSTON SHAKESPEARE SEMINAR with GLOBAL SHAKESPEARE and Anərkē Shakespeare COLLOQUIUM ON RICHARD II and CASTING DIVERSITY  ROSE THEATRE KINGSTON MARCH 24/25 2018   DAY 1: SATURDAY MARCH 24 09.30 – 18.00  ‘Political Theology and Shakespeare’s Richard II’   Richard Ashby … Continue reading

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Theatrical Thresholds -podcast (KiSSiT: Shakespearean Thresholds)

The opening session of KiSSiT: Shakespearean Thresholds features Jami Rogers and Ildiko Solti within and without the theatre and performance. Dr Rogers discusses casting politics on stage and in cinema focusing on the portrayal of race in the media (from … Continue reading

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‘Diverse Casting and The Wars of the Roses’ by Jami Rogers

Here is an important piece by Jami Rogers on casting politics. Written before Trevor Nunn’s Wars of the Roses run began, it pertinent to return to this vital issue, especially now that the run has ended. Nunn’s all-white cast and the ‘historical … Continue reading

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