The Society for Theatre Research

General Events Archive


June 2011 - Report: Summer Outing to Richmond
A brief report of the STR's summer outing to Richmond.
Richmond, London [amended: 2.10.11]

August 2010 - Report: The Theatre Visit
A visit to the archaeological dig.
Shoreditch, London [added: 22.11.10]

19th June 2010 - Visit to Kensal Green Cemetery
STR members joined the Irving Society for a visit to the graves of theatrical, literary and artistic figures. Kensal Green, London W10 [added: 12.7.10]

17th April 2010 - Report: Oral History/Theatre History: Past - Present - Future
A one-day conference on the topic of Oral History and its uses in theatre research.
Rose Bruford College, Lamorbey Park, Sidcup. [added: 1.5.10]

21st February 2010 - Report: Rose Theatre Visit - An STR Exclusive!
A evening at the Rose Theatre, featuring the film The Genius of Christopher Marlowe.
Rose Theatre, Bankside, London SE1 9DT


24th October 2009 - Report: Normansfield Theatre Visit
The first event in the Lecture Series calendar was a visit to the Normansfield Theatre.
Normansfield Theatre, Twickenham, London.

6th July 2009 - Report: Sheridan Morley Collection
A report of the official opening of the Sheridan Morley Collection
Kingston University, London

31st May 2009 - Orleans House Social Gathering (no report)
Organised to coincide with the Face & Figure of Shakespeare exhibition.
Orleans House Gallery, Richmond, London

27th April 2009 - Wickham Lecture 2009 (no report)
'Pyramus, you begin': Directing Shakespeare, by Greg Doran, RSC Chief Associate Director.
Wickham Theatre, Department of Drama, University of Bristol.

18th April - 7th June 2009 - The Face & Figure of Shakespeare (no report)
An exhibition celebrating the great 18thC sculptors of Shakespeare.
Orleans House Gallery, Richmond, London

5th February 2009 - The Craig Lecture (no report)
To be presented by Michael Levine.
Central School of Speech & Drama, London.


12th - 14th September 2008 - Report: STR Jubilee Conference, Richmond
The Georgian Playhouse 1750-1850 and its Continental Counterparts.
Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond, Yorkshire.

22nd June 2008 - Report: Garden Party
Refreshments and entertainment.
The Garrick Temple in Hampton, London.

21st June 2008 - Report: Directions in Theatre Research - a study day
A one day symposium looking at such topics as conservatories, fringe and future.
National Theatre Archive.

June 2008 - Report: The Influence of Monastic Drama upon the Development of the Oratorio
An informal talk by Elizabeth Dyer (STR Research Award winner 2008).
Music Department, University of York.

February 2008 - Report: Members' Visit to The Hague
STR members' visit to The Koninklijke Schouwburg in The Hague.
Report by Michael Gaunt

January 2008 - Report: John Rich Conference
A Report of the 2008 John Rich Conference - John Rich and the Eighteenth-Century London Stage: Commerce, Magic and Management.

October 2006 - Report: British Asian Study Day
Performing the British Asian Diaspora
Report by Valerie Lucas