The Cameron Mackintosh Inaugural Lecture Series
By Oxford University
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The Chair of Contemporary Theatre, founded through a grant from the Mackintosh Foundation at St Catherine's College, aims to promote interest in, and the study and practice of, contemporary theatre. The Visiting Professorship has previously been held by actors, writers, directors, and producers including Stephen Sondheim, Arthur Miller, Alan Ayckbourn, Richard Eyre, Phyllida Lloyd and Patrick Stewart. Each year an inaugural lecture is given by the new holder of this Professorship at St Catherine's College.
||CleanProfessing||Sir Tom Stoppard delivers the Cameron Mackintosh Inaugural lecture 2017||16 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCreation and Immigration||Claude-Michel Schönberg delivers his inaugural lecture as the Cameron Mackintosh Visiting Professor of Contemporary Theatre||22 11 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEverything's Re-Made with Shovel and Spade: Playing Shakespeare with Simon Russell Beale||Simon Russell Beale, in conversation with Libby Purves, on his personal experience of playing Shakespeare in the theatre.||13 3 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStephen Fry- "Put on Your Red Shoes: Performance and Destiny"||Stephen Fry, the 23rd holder of the Cameron Mackintosh Visiting Professorship in Contemporary Theatre gives his first lecture at the University followed by Q&A with Roger Ainsworth. (Contains strong language).||21 2 2014||Free||View in iTunes|