York Shakespeare Project

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The York Shakespeare Project (YSP) was set up in 2001 to perform all of Shakespeare's plays within a twenty-year period in the city of York. The project is a registered charity, with a stated aim of providing "a long-term cultural, educational and community resource for the people of York and beyond by involving the wider York community in the production of the whole cycle of Shakespearean drama."[1]

Productions[edit]

The list of plays to be performed has been taken as all those in the First Folio, together with Pericles, Prince of Tyre and The Two Noble Kinsmen. Productions have proceeded in approximate chronological order of writing. Productions so far are:

Patrons[edit]

Patrons include Dame Judi Dench, Sir Antony Sher and Adrian Noble.[23]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "This is York". Retrieved 7 July 2009. 
  3. ^ "British Theatre Guide". Archived from the original on 17 May 2008. Retrieved 10 July 2009. 
  4. ^ "York Press, reproduced at YSP website". Retrieved 17 November 2013. 
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  10. ^ "Riding Lights". Archived from the original on 20 December 2010. Retrieved 20 April 2010. 
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  14. ^ "York Minster". Retrieved 10 July 2009. 
  15. ^ "York Theatre Royal". Retrieved 10 July 2009. 
  16. ^ "Nouse, York student newspaper". Retrieved 10 July 2009. 
  17. ^ "York Shakespeare Project". Retrieved 17 November 2013. 
  18. ^ a b "York Shakespeare Project". Retrieved 17 November 2013. 
  19. ^ "review of Much Ado about Nothing, York Press". 
  20. ^ "review of Troilus and Cressida, York Press". 
  21. ^ "review of The Merry Wives Of Windsor, York Press". 
  22. ^ "Review: Othello, The Studio, York Theatre Royal". 
  23. ^ "British Theatre Guide". Archived from the original on 14 February 2009. Retrieved 7 July 2009.