Lunchtime Lectures – Nonsense and Naughtiness

With the University of Chester Running from
Last event: Tuesday 15 June 2021 at 12pm
  • Free

Playful and silly, yet wonderfully life-affirming, Shakespeare wrote The Merry Wives of Windsor at Queen Elizabeth I’s request, in fourteen days, as she demanded to see Falstaff resurrected.  Shakespeare presented the bouncing knight in love with not one, but two feisty wives of Windsor, Mistresses Ford and Page. Dr Graham Atkin explores Shakespeare’s irreverent comedy.

Lunchtime Lectures is a collaboration between Storyhouse and the University of Chester, providing an open platform for debate on a range of topics and fascinating subjects.

They take place on the third Tuesday of each month.

Our Lunchtime Lectures are videoed and archived for future viewing, by attending you give permission for us to do so – thanks!

This lecture will be taking place on Zoom. Please click here for the link.

Duration

Approx 60 mins

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