New Researchers’ Network – Inaugural Symposium

Tuesday 20th May 2014, 10am-5pm Theatres Trust, 22 Charing Cross Road, London Members are warmly invited to join us to support the inaugural symposium of the Society for Theatre Research’s (STR) … Continue reading


Theatre Book Prize – Short list

STR Theatre Book Prize 2013 – Short list Announed The Society for Theatre Research and the judges are pleased to announce the following short list for the Theatre Book Prize for … Continue reading


New Cavendish Club

We are sorry to report that the New Cavendish Club will be closing in the middle of this year. Our affiliation has been valued. From June 1st arrangements are being made … Continue reading


IFTR World Congress 2014

University of Warwick 28 July – 1st August 2014 Introduction | Conference Theme | Call for Papers | New Scholars’ Forum | Working Groups Introduction We are delighted to invite you … Continue reading


Call for Performances: IFTR Warwick Open Mic

The IFTR is delighted to announce that as part of the IFTR Warwick World Congress in 2014 (28th July – 1st August) they will be hosting Open Mic sessions, offering individuals … Continue reading


Situations Vacant

Hon. Treasurer and Membership Secretary It is with regret that the Society has heard from John Grice that he will not stand for re-election as Hon. Treasurer and Membership Secretary at … Continue reading


Poel Event 2014 – Free Workshops

Free Workshops for Equity Actors at the NATIONAL THEATRE and the ROYAL CENTRAL SCHOOL OF SPEECH and DRAMA The Society for Theatre Research is pleased to announce that the next Poel … Continue reading


New Researchers’ Bristol Study Day

This study day, held on 7 November, was a great success with members from the Southwest, London, Warwick, and Kent. The day began with a tour of the Bristol Theatre Collection. … Continue reading


New Researchers’ Network – Dinner

5pm, 17th December 2013 Spaghetti House, Sicilian Avenue, London (nearest tube: Holborn) The New Researchers’ Network will be meeting on Tuesday 17th December for an informal dinner prior to Dr Vanessa … Continue reading


Theatre Book Prize 2013 – Judges Announced

We are pleased to announce the judges for this year’s STR Theatre Book Prize. The theatre profession will be represented by director Charlotte Westenra (pictured) Drama critics will be represented by … Continue reading


Talks About Shakespeare’s Time

WHEN TORCHLIGHT MADE AN ARTIFICIAL – MOON RICH CITY, POOR CITY – WHY WAS THE GLOBE ROUND? – THE PEOPLE’S PUBLIC HERO – STUCK UP AND DOWN ABOUT THE CITY Just … Continue reading


Frank Matcham Society 2013 Theatre Seminar

National Theatres! Friday, October 25th, 2013 London The Frank Matcham Society marks the 50th anniversary of the opening of the UK’s National Theatre at the Old Vic with a one day … Continue reading