Marlowe: A Performer's Playwright

This talk, delivered by Chairman of the Marlowe Society, Ken Pickering, explores how Christopher Marlowe’s plays reveal an awareness of the performance possibilities of a Tudor playhouse.


Ken is also the former Professor of Theatre and Visiting Scholar in Communication and Leadership at Gonzaga University, Washington State. He is currently Honorary Professor of Drama at the University of Kent in Marlowe's home town of Canterbury.


Please note that this event is taking place in The Talbot Room at The George, 77 Borough High Street, SE1 1NH.


Date: 18th February 2019

Time: 6.30pm

Tickets: £10 (50% discount code available for Friends of The Rose Playhouse and members of the Marlowe Society)


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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.

Booking Information

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