Be not afraid of greatness: some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them. Shakespeare anyone? Bringing together for the first time two of only five known Australian copies of the Second Folio of Shakespeare’s works (1632), a unique promptbook for a slated Gold Rush era performance of Antony and Cleopatra at Melbourne’s Theatre Royal in 1856, and numerous production artefacts and ephemera. After Shakespeare offers a rare glimpse of important Shakespeariana from the University of Melbourne, the State Library of Victoria and the Melbourne Theatre Company.
WHEN: Tuesday 4 October - Sunday 15 January 2017, different times daily
WHERE: The University of Melbourne 230 Grattan Street Parkville VIC 3010 Noel Shaw Gallery, Level 1, Baillieu Library
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