Dr. Sarah Olive of the University of York (UK) will be giving a special lecture titled "Reviewing Theatre: The Case of Hamlet" at Meiji University (Surugadai Campus) on Tuesday, May 21 at 1:30 pm - 3.10 pm.
In this talk, Dr. Olive will discuss some of the fundamentals of theatre reviewing, from exploring "why write a review?", to offering tips for writing well about theatre. She will illustrate her talk with examples from a variety of productions of Shakespeare’s masterpiece, Hamlet: from the recent London West End version starring British actor Benedict Cumberbatch, to a silent film version with Danish actress Asta Nielsen.
Location: Room 308G (8th floor) Academy Common, Meiji University (Surugadai Campus) . Campus map / Google map.
Free entry. No registration needed. Anyone (undergraduate students to researchers) will be welcome. Talk will be given in English (with Japanese interpretation for Q & A session).
Please contact the organiser, Alex Watson (alex_watson [at] meiji.ac.jp) for any inquiries.
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