Year of Shakespeare


Principal Investigator: Dr Erin Sullivan (University of Birmingham)
Co-investigators: Dr Paul Prescott
Collaborators: The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
Duration: 2012

Year of Shakespeare is an innovative digital project documenting the 2012 World Shakespeare Festival, the biggest intercultural Shakespeare festival the world has ever seen. It provides an online forum in which Shakespeare enthusiasts across the world can read about, comment on, and connect with the 70+ intercultural performances that were staged across the UK as a part of the Festival in the summer of 2012.