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The Rose Revealed Project wins Heritage Lottery Fund Development Grant

The Rose Revealed Project was awarded a development grant of £248,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund to work up its plans to preserve the archaeological site of the Elizabethan theatre on London’s Bankside and to create a visitor and performance c
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ROSE READATHON – Thank you for a wonderful day!

Dame Janet Suzman at The Rose Readathon, May 2014 Thank you to everybody who came to our Readathon on Saturday we completed 12 plays in 12 hours! Some even had the chance to read with our Patron Dame Janet Suzman who read Rosalind in As You Like It
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ROSE READATHON – 12 Plays in 12 Hours!

Rose Readathon – Saturday 31st May 2014 We are holding a sponsored Reading Marathon on the 31st May from 10 am to 10 pm to raise money for our Rose Revealed Project.  Come and join our professional actors in taking part in one of the followin
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‘BOOKS DO FURNISH A ROOM’

Abandon the Kindles – Saturday 8th March 2014 12noon to 5 pm   All proceeds will go towards The Rose Revealed Project. ‘Bring and buy’   We shall have a single price policy so early birds get the bargains. A.  THEATRE books,  playscript
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Recreating Joan Woodward – Diary of a Costume Maker. Part III

Recreating Joan Woodward – Diary of a Costume Maker. Part III Come and see us on Sunday 17th November from 11am. We are slowly coming to the end of Joan’s costume! Here is what has been happening over the past two weeks. We did a final corset
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Recreating Joan Woodward – Diary of a Costume Maker. Part II

Recreating Joan Woodward Diary of a costume maker. Part II Exciting things are happening as I continue working on Joan’s costume in my studio. This week I did a toile fitting with elements of the costume made up in calico to check the look and fit:
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Recreating Joan Woodward – Diary of a Costume Maker. Part I

Diary of a Costume Maker. Part I My name is Caroline and I am a historical costume maker. I have been a volunteer at the Rose for one and a half years and am working on an exciting project to be included in our Open Days and education programme. Over
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TUDORS AND ELIZABETHANS REVEALED – DANCE

DANCE – Come and have fun learning the steps and patterns of dances mentioned by Edward Alleyn and others danced at the time of the Rose.   There will be two sessions each lasting an hour –  1st Session 10am to 11am  2nd Session 11am t
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Wonderful Review For Sappho…in 9 Fragments from One Stop Arts

Piecing It Together: Sappho…In 9 Fragments * * * * Sappho…In 9 Fragments is a sensuous love letter to the poet Sappho, exploring her identity through the few fragments of her work which are left behind. The performance and staging is magnetic co
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