About the Center
The UCI New Swan Shakespeare CenterWHY SHAKESPEARE?
The name “Shakespeare” is practically synonymous with English literature, world literature and the art of theater. Balancing mythic archetypes with historical realism, political commentary and psychological insight, his works continue to speak across centuries and in multiple settings and media, thanks to the co-creative energy of directors, actors, designers, scholars, editors, translators, teachers, students, readers and audiences. Shakespeare’s plays are works of dramatic . . .
- April 16, 2021
Shakespeare and Social Justice: Roundtable and Workshop
- April 22, 2021
Shakespeare and Black Life: Actor Jeremie Harris in Conversation with Jehbreal Jackson '20
- April 23, 2021
Fair Game: A Shakespeare's Birthday Trivia Challenge
- July 14, 2021
Educators Day: Teaching Romeo and Juliet