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Institute of Continuing Education (ICE)


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Prospero's "potent art", which dominates the action of The Tempest, proves to be something more than fairy-tale magic. Rather we find in it a profound exploration at once of stagecraft and of statecraft; of the arts of producing theatrical spectacle, political control, and religious wonder. But what benign or dark purposes does Prospero's art finally serve?


Course dates

07 Aug 2017 to 11 Aug 2017

Course duration

1 week(s)

Apply by

24 Jul 2017

Course director

Academic Directors, Course Directors and Tutors are subject to change, when necessary.


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

Course code