21 Apr '16, 10am

Visit @NLB’s Letters to Shakespeare exhibition this weekend at #EsplanadePL. Learn more: https://t.co/8zKcWUFsTa

Shakespeare Lives is a global programme of events and activities celebrating William Shakespeare’s work on the occasion of the 400th anniversary of his death in 2016. Public Libraries In collaboration with the British Council, the National Library Board is presenting an exhibition on the life and works of Shakespeare entitled Letters to Shakespeare from March to September 2016 at the Public Libraries. 400 years ago, William Shakespeare died in Stratford-upon-Avon at the age of 52. Yet in many ways, Shakespeare continues to live today; his poetry and plays are instilled with new breath every time they are read or performed, and they are presented in more countries than ever before. Although Shakespeare’s handwritten letters did not survive the ravages of time, many of his letters can be found in his plays and on his stage. By looking at Shakespeare’s staging of letters, we ...

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