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Festivities begin!

 


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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Henry V (starring Laurence Olivier)

ByTowne Cinema, 12:45 pm

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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Henry V (starring Laurence Olivier)

ByTowne Cinema, 8:35 pm

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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Much Ado About Nothing (by Joss Whedon)

ByTowne Cinema, 1:30 pm

 

February 2016
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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Much Ado About Nothing (by Joss Whedon)

ByTowne Cinema, 8:30 pm

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Lunch time Shakespeare

Graeme Hunter
“The Village Goat: Some Bleats about Tragedy and Comedy”

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Shakespearean Stage Combat Workshop

Studio Léonard Beaulne (Department of Theatre, 135 Séraphin-Marion)
1-5 pm

 

 

 


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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Akira Kurosawa’s Ran

ByTowne Cinema, 12:45 pm



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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Akira Kurosawa’s Ran

ByTowne Cinema, 8:20 pm

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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Romeo + Juliet (with Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes)

ByTowne Cinema, 1:30 pm

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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Romeo + Juliet (with Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes)

ByTowne Cinema, 8:45 pm

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19 – Reading Week

 

 

 

 

 


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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Hamlet (Royal Shakespeare Company stage production)

ByTowne Cinema, 12:15 pm

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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Hamlet (Royal Shakespeare Company stage production)

ByTowne Cinema, 8:25 pm

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Lunch time Shakespeare

Mitia Rioux-Beaulne
“Shakespeare’s reception French debates on theater aesthetics”

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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Hamlet Goes Business (by Aki Kaurismaki)

ByTowne Cinema, 2:00 pm

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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Hamlet Goes Business (by Aki Kaurismaki)

ByTowne Cinema, 8:40 pm

 

March 2016
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Lunch time Shakespeare

Rainier Grutman
“What does ‘Gilles’ Shakespeare tell us

about translation?”

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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Chimes at Midnight (by Orson Welles)

ByTowne Cinema, 1:30 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Chimes at Midnight (by Orson Welles)

ByTowne Cinema,
8: 35 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Lunch time Shakespeare

Karin Schlapbach
“Return, forgetful Muse: Poetry and leisure” SMD 129, 1-2 p.m.

 

“A Concord of Sweet Sound” Concert

The Calixa-Lavallée choir under the direction of Laurence Ewashko and various soloists present a musical spectacle full of solos, duets, choruses, and instrumental works by eminent composers inspired by Shakespeare.  Location:  Tabaret Hall, University of Ottawa, 8pm. Admission: Voluntary contribution

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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

The Tempest (Globe Theatre Production)

ByTowne Cinema,
1: 00 pm

 

 

 


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Shakespeare 400 On Screen 

The Tempest (Globe Theatre Production)

ByTowne Cinema,
8: 20 pm

 

 


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Lunch time Shakespeare

Joseph De Koninck
“Dreams in Shakespeare’s plays: A modern scientific and clinical look”

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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Forbidden Planet (sci-fi based on The Tempest)

ByTowne Cinema,
1: 45 pm

 

 

 


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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Forbidden Planet (sci-fi based on The Tempest)

ByTowne Cinema,
8: 40 pm

 

 

 

 


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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Korol Lir (Russian adaptation of King Lear)

ByTowne Cinema,
1: 30 pm

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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Korol Lir (Russian adaptation of King Lear)

ByTowne Cinema,
8: 30 pm

 

 

 


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Shakespeare Cabaret hosted by Thespis, the students’ association in the Department of Theatre, with Kathryn Prince. Location: Café Alt, 6-10 pm. All welcome.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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New  Composers. Music by student composers at the University of Ottawa featuring works inspired by Shakespeare. Location: Tabaret Hall 8pm.

 

 

 


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April 2016
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Lunch time Shakespeare

Toby Gelfand
“A Plague on all their Houses: plagues, poxes, and passions in Shakespeare’s Day”

 

Shakespeare + Canada Exhibition, Vernissage, 5 p.m.  Archives and Special Collections Room (Morisset 039).

 

Falstaff Pub Night and Sonnet Competition. Thirty-five contestants will read their Canadian-themed submissions to the sonnet competition. Winners will be announced that evening and cash prizes distributed.  Location:  Café Nostalgica 6:30pm.  Open to all!

 

 

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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

The Taming of the Shrew (starring Liz Taylor and Richard Burton)

ByTowne Cinema, 1:30 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

The Taming of the Shrew (starring Liz Taylor and Richard Burton)

ByTowne Cinema, 8:50 pm

 

 

 

 

 


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“Leading Role” Vernissage

Academic Hall, 135 Séraphin-Marion 5:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 


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“Hamlet Day” : the reading of Hamlet in various languages. various languages.  Location: Freiman Hall, Perez Building. 2:30 p.m.

 


Lunch time Shakespeare

Douglas Moggach
“Shakespeare in Cambridge: Recent work on political context and interpretation”

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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Macbeth (2015 version starring Michael Fassbender)

ByTowne Cinema, 1:o0 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Macbeth (2015 version starring Michael Fassbender)

ByTowne Cinema, 8:50 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Lunch time Shakespeare

Special musical demonstration: 

Gilles Comeau, School of Music, “The keyboard lesson during the Elizabethan period”, performance by Dr. Elaine Keillor

Perez Building, 12:00 pm

 

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The Company of Adventurers presents Twelfth Night

7:00 p.m.

Avalon Studio Theatre, 738a Bank Street (at 2nd Ave.) in the Glebe.

 

 

 

 

 


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The Company of Adventurers presents Twelfth Night

7:00 p.m.

Avalon Studio Theatre, 738a Bank Street (at 2nd Ave.) in the Glebe.

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Maqbool (Adaptation of Macbeth from India)

ByTowne Cinema, 1:o0 pm

 

The Company of Adventurers presents Twelfth Night

7:00 p.m.

Avalon Studio Theatre, 738a Bank Street (at 2nd Ave.) in the Glebe.


 

 

 


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The Company of Adventurers presents Twelfth Night

Additional Performance!

7:00 p.m.

Avalon Studio Theatre, 738a Bank Street (at 2nd Ave.) in the Glebe.

 


Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Maqbool (Adaptation of Macbeth from India)

ByTowne Cinema,
8: 30 pm

 

 

 

 


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Shakespeare + Canada Symposium

Day 1


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Shakespeare + Canada Symposium

Day 2


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Shakespeare + Canada Symposium

Day 3


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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Antony and Cleopatra (Stage production from the Stratford Festival)

ByTowne Cinema, 1:o0 pm

 

 

 

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Shakespeare 400 On Screen

Antony and Cleopatra (Stage production from the Stratford Festival)

ByTowne Cinema, 8:25 pm

 

 

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