The Early Modern Commons

Early English Drama and Performance

Recent Posts

Space and Sound in the Playhouse, London Renaissance Seminar Booktalk, December 15, 2017

1 December 2017

London Renaissance Seminar Booktalk: ‘Space and Sound in the Playhouse’ Friday 15 December 18.00-20.00, Keynes Library, Birkbeck College, 43 Gordon Square, London WC1 Do...

The Huy Nativities: Fifteenth-Century Christmas Theatre from a Carmelite Convent, 13th-15th December, Fribourg, Switzerland

13 November 2017

The Medieval Convent Drama project would like to announce its first performances this December in Fribourg, Switzerland: the Huy Nativity Plays. Composed in a Carmelite convent in contemporary...

Medium Ævum Essay Prize, 1st December 2017

7 November 2017

The Society for the Study of Medieval Languages and Literature has awarded the Medium Ævum Essay Prize since 2008. The competition is run annually, with postgraduates and those...

Call for Information: York Evolving: Change and Permanence in the York Mystery Play Cycle

2 November 2017

YORK EVOLVING: CHANGE AND PERMANENCE IN THE YORK MYSTERY PLAY CYCLE CALL FOR INFORMATION Eleanor Bloomfield, a PhD candidate at the University of Auckland, is researching modern revivals...