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Securing Shakespeare’s Birthplace for the nation and the world

The auction 16 September 1847 16 September 1847 is a date that all those interested in Shakespeare should know. On that date an auction was held at the Auction Mart in London at which Shakespeare’s birthplace, described on the sale poster as “The...
From: The Shakespeare blog on 16 Sep 2017

Shakespeare and St George in Stratford-upon-Avon

14th century Russian icon of St George and the Dragon 23rd April is celebrated as the special day of St George, the patron saint of England. He’s one of the most popular of saints, venerated in Romania,  parts of Greece, Catalonia and Egypt,...
From: The Shakespeare blog on 28 Apr 2017

“The point envenom’d too” onstage fighting or the real thing?

A Victorian staging of the Battle of Bosworth from Richard III On 13 December 2016, the members of Stratford-upon-Avon’s Shakespeare Club will be able to get an inside view on the subject of staging battles and fights in productions of Shakespeare’s...
From: The Shakespeare blog on 9 Dec 2016

The Story of the Shakespeare Club is launched

Stratford-upon-Avon Mayor Juliet Short On Monday 28 November 2016 we held the official launch of the book The Story of the Shakespeare Club of Stratford-upon-Avon 1824-2016: Long life to the Club call’d “Shakspearean”, written by Susan...
From: The Shakespeare blog on 1 Dec 2016

Francis Raymond: Stratford-upon-Avon’s forgotten theatre manager

The 1827 theatre in Chapel Lane, around 1860 Stratford-upon-Avon’s early theatrical history is a subject that is often overlooked, dominated as it now is by the Royal Shakespeare Company. In fact the town’s first proper theatre opened in...
From: The Shakespeare blog on 18 Jul 2016

Stratford’s Shakespeare Club celebrates

Club members at their luncheon Saturday 7 May 2016 was a special day for Stratford-upon-Avon’s Shakespeare Club: a double celebration of Shakespeare’s Birthday/ 400th anniversary of his death, and the 192nd anniversary of the foundation of...
From: The Shakespeare blog on 7 May 2016

Shakespeare’s Celebrations and Stratford’s Shakespeare Club

Members of the Shakespeare Club committee, 2015 celebrations The 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, and 452nd anniversary of his birth, is less than two weeks away now, and all the news about the events of the weekend have now been released....
From: The Shakespeare blog on 11 Apr 2016

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