UPSTAGE: Call for Papers

UPSTAGE, a peer-reviewed online publication dedicated to research in turn-of-the-century dramatic literature, theatre, and theatrical culture, has issued a call for papers for its Summer 2012 issue. Topics may include, but … Continue reading


SIBMAS Conference 2012

25-26th October, 2012 Victoria & Albert Museum, London Best Practice! Innovative Techniques for Performing Arts Collections, Libraries and Museums Performing arts collections exist within a fast-changing environment. Shifts in the world … Continue reading


ABTT Theatre Show 2012

13th-14th June The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, London E1. The Association of British Theatre Technicians is moving it’s 2012 Theatre Show to the ‘Old Truman Brewery’ in the heart of … Continue reading


Conference: Normansfield – Past, Present and Future

Normansfield – Past, Present and Future, Saturday 5th May, Teddington, London | map A conference exploring the history of Normansfield and its collections through historical research, archiving and personal experience. Speakers … Continue reading


Wickham Lecture 2012

The STR, in association with Bristol University Drama Dept: 10 May 2012, 5.30 pm Wickham Theatre, University of Bristol, Cantock’s Close | map One of Britain’s most successful dramatists, (Destiny, Maydays, … Continue reading


The STR Edward Gordon Craig Lecture

The STR, in association with the Central School of Speech & Drama: PERIOD. QUESTION MARK? By Tobias Hoheisel 9th May 2012, 7.30pm, Central School of Speech & Drama | map Tobias … Continue reading


Exploring Black British Plays

With members of the Moon on a Rainbow Shawl Company and director Michael Buffong, alongside speakers including: Deirdre Osborne and Suzanne Scafe, Goldsmiths College; Lynette Goddard, Royal Holloway, University of London; … Continue reading


Conference: Music on Stage

Music on Stage: The fourth biennial international, interdisciplinary conference 20th-21st October 2012 Rose Bruford College, Sidcup, Kent Keynote speaker: Errollyn Wallen Described as the ‘renaissance woman of contemporary British music’ composes … Continue reading


Zoë Wannmaker to Present Theatre Book Prize

This week Covent Garden, next week Drury Lane. When the hubbub from the Oliviers has died down, next up in the theatre awards calendar is the Theatre Book Prize, presented annually … Continue reading


British Chinese actor to play Richard III

Open-air Shakespeare specialists, The Festival Players, have announced the casting of the title role in Richard III, which embarks on a 12-week UK tour this summer. The witty, murderous monarch will … Continue reading


West End Stage

Sunday 25 – Monday 26 March, 2012 Theatre Royal Haymarket, London The Theatre Royal Haymarket has teamed up with the Department of Drama and Theatre at Royal Holloway, University of London, … Continue reading


Chichester Festival Theatre at 50

3 March to 3 June 2012 Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant Chichester – Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Sun 11am -5pm, Closed Mondays Just one of the many events contributing to … Continue reading