Tag Archives: Trevor Nunn

Trevor Nunn’s King John at the Rose Theatre, Kingston

Our friends and collaborators at the Rose Theatre are following up the success of The Wars of The Roses with Trevor Nunn’s King John, which is  on until June 5, 2016. Don’t miss it! Booking info here! Below, among other … Continue reading

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‘Shakespeare et les couleurs du temps’ par Dominique Goy-Blanquet

Dominique Goy-Blanquet, one of France’s leading Shakespeareans and a friend of Kingston Shakespeare, has written a historic article on the Wars of the Roses, where she discusses the plays and the adaptation, also mentioning the Shakespeare and Scandinavia conference. The … 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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Wars of the Roses reviews

The Wars of the Roses by Trevor Nunn is nearing the end of its run. It had its share of deserved controversy for its casting politics (follow the link to read the excellent blog post by Jami Rogers) but the cast have … 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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Registration for Shakespeare and Scandinavia + other events

Registration for the Shakespeare and Scandinavia conference is now open! The conference will take place in October 8 – 11 2015 at Rose Theatre in Kingston upon Thames, with some panels and plenaries also at the Garrick’s Temple and Hampton … Continue reading

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