Throughout the year, enjoy fascinating lectures, performances, and discussions about exciting topics in Shakespeare’s plays. Select from the months below for information on upcoming lectures and topics.

 

Shakespeare Lecture Series

Lecture: Shakespeare and Love

Shakespeare and Love Led by Jim Casey, Associate Professor of English at Arcadia University in Philadelphia Date: Wednesday, January 23, 2019; 6pm-7pm Location: The Free Library of Philadelphia; 1901 Vine St, Philadelphia, PA 19103 (Parkway Central Library); Room 405 Admission: Free with advance registration Parking: Metered street parking, and nearby garages and lots “What

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Lecture: Shakespeare and the Law

Shakespeare and the Law Led by John Culhane, Distinguished Professor of Law at Delaware Law School (Widener University), and an adjunct professor at Drexel University Date: Wednesday, March 20, 2019; 6pm-7pm Location: The Free Library of Philadelphia; 1901 Vine St, Philadelphia, PA 19103 (Parkway Central Library); Room 405 Admission: Free with advance registration

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Open Mic Poetry Nights

Shakespeare in Love: Open Mic Poetry Night

“The course of true love never did run smooth.” From Shakespeare, Lord Byron, Pablo Neruda, Langston Hughes, and more, we’re celebrating the greatest love poets from around the world on the most romantic day of the year! The Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre, in partnership with The Free Library of Philadelphia, invite

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