How should we view the Shakespearean canon in contemporary Britain? In this specially-commissioned lecture the distinguished actor Harriet Walter (Brutus and Other Heroines) discusses playing Shakespeare’s male and female leading roles and gives a remarkable account of an acting career unconstrained by tradition or expectations.
Sunday 15 October 2017, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Cheltenham Town Hall, Baillie Gifford Stage
£10 plus transaction fee
Tickets available from the Festival website
Stephen Wyatt, author of So You Want To Write Radio Drama?, joins a distinguished selection of BBC drama producers, professional writers, directors, actors and sound designers for a fascinating afternoon of talks, expert panels and networking opportunities for writers of radio drama at Chichester University, in association with the Writers' Guild of Great Britain.
Find out how how radio dramas are created, what they require, and their challenges and rewards and current trends in radio playmaking.
The event is free, wheelchair-friendly and open to the public, but please book your place at Eventbrite.
Saturday 21 October, 2017
13:00 – 18:00 BST
Location: University of Chichester