'King Leir': Play Reading and Symposium | University of Oxford

'King Leir': Play Reading and Symposium

Speakers
Professor Katherine Duncan-Jones, Professor Sir Brian Vickers, Professor Richard Proudfoot, Dr Lucy Munro, Dr Emma Whipday
Event date
Event time
10:30 - 18:30
Venue
Somerville College
Woodstock Road
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX2 6HD
Venue details

Chapel & Flora Anderson Hall

Event type
Conferences
Event cost
£20 (Students: £15)
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Recommended

Script-in-hand performance of King Leir, followed by panel discussion and papers on the play, on acting with parts, and on the relationship between the anonymous 'Leir' and the much more famous 'King Lear' by Shakespeare.