Take your experience beyond the performance with one of our free public lectures.

 

Post show talkbacks

Join our actors after each Thursday night performance for an engaging and interactive talkback session, where audiences supply questions for the actors to answer.

Dr. Ralph Lectures

Renowned Shakespeare scholar and ASC Co-Founder and Director of Mission Ralph Alan Cohen provides his unique and cunning insight prior to the evening’s performance.  Ralph’s charm and good humor make this entertaining and enlightening lectures series a Blackfriars Playhouse favorite.

Inside Plays

Step onto the Blackfriars Playhouse stage to explore stagecraft and drama as if you are a member of Lord Chamberlain’s Men. In this interactive workshop, participants will discover why Shakespeare’s stagecraft is as revered as his wordcraft, while confronting the unique challenges raised by each production.

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Upcoming Lectures

josh innerst hamlet dr ralph lecture american shakespeare center education

January 25, 2018 | 5:30 pm

Dr. Ralph Presents: HAMLET

sarah fallon richard ii inside plays dr ralph lecture american shakespeare center education

February 1, 2018 | 5:30 pm

Dr. Ralph Presents: RICHARD II

rosencrantz guildenstern dr ralph inside plays lecture american shakespeare center education

February 15, 2018 | 5:30 pm

Dr. Ralph Presents: ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD