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This course has been cancelled and is no longer available. Please select an alternative course from the same group.

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.

The ‘fat rogue’ Sir John Falstaff is the greatest of all Shakespeare’s comic creations. This course follows his 'career' through four plays: as the central figure in two history plays, Parts 1 and 2 of King Henry IV, in the light comedy The Merry Wives of Windsor and with the report of his death in King Henry V.


Course dates

13 Aug 2018 to 17 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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