Friends of the Rose Lecture. Bonfire In Merrie England: Shylock and the Chestertons

Richard Wilson, Sir Peter Hall Professor of Shakespeare Studies, will give a talk at The Rose with the title ‘Bonfire In Merrie England: Shylock and the Chestertons’.  The talk will focus on the suspicious 1926 burning and rebuilding of the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford upon Avon.  

Tickets are £5 each and are available through Eventbrite - search under 'Rose Playhouse' or follow the link Bonfire in Merrie England

The Rose is an indoor archaeological site, it is advisable to dress with an extra layer as there is no heating. There are also no toilets so please use Shakespeare’s Globe just a few hundred metres away. 

Please arrive 15 minutes before the production starts to pay for or collect your tickets.

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