External image of The Other Place, Stratford APAC Study Day 2019: Collection Contexts

The 2019 APAC Study Day will be jointly hosted by the Royal Shakespeare Company, the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust and the Shakespeare Institute at The Other Place in Stratford upon Avon, and will also feature contributions from Shakespeare’s Globe.


10.45 – Arrivals

11.00 – Welcome from the RSC

11.10 – APAC welcome and talk by Erin Lee, APAC Chair and PhD Student at Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, on what the position of your archive means

11.30 – Joint presentation by RSC, SBT and the Globe on access and engagement to collections through digital learning projects

12.00 – Short break

12.15 – Talk by the Shakespeare Institute on the use of their library and archive in learning and research

12.45 – Talk by RSC and SBT on the challenges and opportunities of being a combined library, archive and museum collection

1.15 – Lunch

2.00 to 4pm – Tours of RSC exhibition The Play’s The Thing, SBT and RSC Archive


Book your place now via Eventbrite.

The Study Day is free to APAC members and costs £15 for non-members.

Travel grants are available for APAC members to attend this event. Applications need to be received by 5pm on Tuesday 22nd October. Find out how to apply here.