Nottingham Shakespeare Society

Events Programme 2018 - 2019

All meetings take place at
The Nottingham Mechanics,
3 North Sherwood Street

...and begin at 7:00pm. Scroll to the bottom of the page for a location map.


September 11th


A talk by Lisa Hopkins (Sheffield Hallam University)

September 25th



October 9th

"Frailty,thy name is woman." Shakespeare and Gender in the 21st century.

Talk by our President David Dunford

October 23rd

"Richard III”

Talk by William Ruff

November 6th

“Richard III”


November 20th

“The Taming of the Shrew”

Reading by Nottingham High School Students

December 4th

“The Taming of the Shrew”

Talk by Heather Coombs

December 18th

Members’ Evening


January 8th

"King John"

Talk by Peter Kirwan (University of Nottingham)

January 22nd

“The Comedy of Errors”


February 5th

"Timon of Athens"

Talk and discussion led by Anthony Rice)

February 19th

"Timon of Athens"


March 5th

"Shakespeare's Playhouses"

Talk by Hazel Salisbury

March 19th

"The Revenger's Tragedy"

A workshop based on scenes and speeches from the play.

April 2nd

"The Revenger's Tragedy"

Talk by Professor John Jowett (University of Birmingham)

April 23rd

Annual Birthday Buffet

May 7th

Poetry, Prose and Music

May 14th

Annual General Meeting

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