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Please note that this course has started and enrolment is no longer possible.

This course is part of the Shakespeare and the Renaissance Summer Programme.

To apply for this course, please enrol on the programme above, and then select the courses you wish to study. For more information about Summer Programmes please visit our Summer Programmes Page.

At first Shakespeare's love comedies might seem to make play upon mistaken identity, disguise and illusion. Through such means, however, he raises deeper issues, truth and seemingly, even the very nature of theatre itself. Above all, these two of his finest comedies simultaneously celebrate love.


Course dates

06 Aug 2018 to 10 Aug 2018

Course duration

1 week

Apply by

23 Jul 2018


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
United Kingdom
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

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