September 18, 2020

EOI: SEEKING EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FOR “WELL MET”: ANZSA ECR-POSTGRAD ONLINE EVENT, 2 – 5 DECEMBER 2020 Following cancellation of the 2020 biennial conference of the Australian and New Zealand Shakespeare Association due to the ongoing global pandemic, ANZSA willRead More

Lloyd Davis Memorial Prize (2020)

September 18, 2020

Lloyd Davis Memorial Prize:       ANZSA is pleased to announce that the Lloyd Davis Memorial Prize will be awarded to the best graduate essay submitted for consideration by a participant in the “Well Met” online event, 2020. The prize isRead More

ANZSA conference 2020 cancelled due to coronavirus

April 27, 2020

PLEASE NOTE: regrettably but understandably, due to issues arising from the coronavirus, the ANZSA conference at the University of Newcastle (2020) has  been cancelled. We hope to hold some kind of online event (or events) around the time that the conferenceRead More

2020 ANZSA Conference brought forward a day

February 26, 2020

Dear all, Please note that the dates for the 2020 ANZSA Conference at the University of Newcastle have been brought forward by one day, so the conference will now run from Monday 30 November to Thursday 3 December 2020. OrganizersRead More

2020 Foxcroft lecture, State Library Victoria, 18 March

February 18, 2020

Dear all I wanted to ensure information had gone out more widely on the 2020 Foxcroft lecture, to be held at State Library Victoria on 18 March. This is a free lecture. The lecture will be delivered by: Joseph JRead More

ANZSA at the Shakespeare Association of America 2019

April 4, 2019

ANZSA at the Shakespeare Association of America 2019 It’s two weeks until the start of the Shakespeare Association of America in Washington DC. The cherry blossoms are in full bloom, and the city is putting on a show. For ANZSARead More

Shakespeare in Italy summer school Florence

January 20, 2019

shakespeare in italy students summer school 2019 (1) [from Mary Chater] Shakespeare in Italy Summer School, Florence, July 6-19 5 per cent Early Bird discount on all bookings received with €400.00 deposit before February 15 Shakespeare in Italy’s 5th summerRead More

Reviving Garrick’s Shakespeare

January 17, 2019

Retrospect Opera (http://www.retrospectopera.org.uk/) is a small, UK-based charity which makes professional recordings of important musical theatre works from Britain’s past, roughly the period 1750-1950. We are currently working on a pioneering recording of the music composed for David Garrick’s greatRead More

ANZSA response to political interference in research funding

November 7, 2018

The Australian and New Zealand Shakespeare Association expresses in the strongest terms that it is vital for Australian Humanities research to be funded appropriately, through a transparent and rigorous peer-review process. We are deeply concerned by the revelation that, withoutRead More

The New Fortune Theatre, Edited by Ciara Rawnsley and Robert White

June 6, 2018

The New Fortune Theatre: That Vast Open Stage Edited by Ciara Rawnsley and Robert White The New Fortune Theatre at The University of Western Australia is unique as an exact reconstruction of the Fortune Playhouse built in London in 1600, the year Hamlet was performedRead More