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Evening lectures or talks about once per month.
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Join the Conversation: Live! 'Our aim is to provide 45 minutes of lively discussion, debate and an insight into ENO's productions plus musical excerpts and we invite you, the audience, to participate through conversation and the opportunity to put questions to our panel of experts. Ideal for newcomers and seasoned opera goers.'
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'The Society continues to hold periodic meetings for debate, lectures, play- and poetry-readings, as well as organising theatre visits and outings to places of historic interest connected with Marlowe. These meetings are usually held four times a year somewhere in or near London - typically in February, May, August, and November.'
>>> What's on >>> Platforms
All Forthcoming Platforms 'An eclectic programme of pre-performance events celebrates all aspects of the arts, offering the chance to learn about the National's work and discover more about theatre in general. Platforms usually start at 6 pm, lasting for 45 minutes - there are occasional afternoon events, usually starting at 3 pm.'
>>> What's On >>> Post Show Talks
'A Post Show Talk is an event after the performance where members of the audience get to ask questions of the cast and creative team of the show. You can join in the discussion or just sit and listen to find out more about what happens backstage, the rehearsal process and the history of the production.'
>>> Radio Festival ...
Usually held in October.
John Peel Lecture
'Explore all aspects of the RSC's work, influences and inspirations. Peek into the world of the rehearsal room. Discover the creative journey an ensemble takes and ask questions about the artistic choices behind the work on stage. Uncover the secrets of the RSC's work, influences and inspiration with our rich programme of talks and debates.' Usually priced, but some free of charge: need to book.
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'Pre-show talks take place at the theatre one hour before the performance, making them the perfect way to gain a deeper understanding of what you are about to see. These events are free but ticketed, and places are limited to 50.'
'Open to the public, academic lectures are presented throughout the year by leading academics on a range of topics ... The Globe is an open house and is open to all.'
>>> STR Events
Winter Lecture Programme 'This series of evening lectures, given by invited speakers, is held monthly in London during the winter ... Included in the programme is a special Annual Address, usually in May following the Society's AGM, and the Christmas lecture, named in honour of the late Margaret Collins, whose substantial bequest to the Society, for the purpose of funding the lecture series, continues to make these evenings possible ... The lectures are open to everyone, and each is followed by discussion and refreshments.'
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The Friends of the Theatre Collection have organized Public Lectures from time to time: 'Admission free !'
University of Bristol