Friends of the Library Events 2016-2017

Wednesday, 21 September 2016 The Friends of the Library AGM with Speaker Noam Lior on Shakespeare at Play

Noam Lior headshot

About the speaker

Noam Lior holds an MA from the Centre for Drama, Theatre, and Performance Studies at University of Toronto, and is currently working on his PhD there, researching Early Modern English drama with a focus on editing Shakespeare for digital editions. He is a graduate of the University College Drama Program, where he completed an Honours BA in English and Drama. He is a dramaturge and director, and has worked on plays by Shakespeare, Webster, and Marivaux as well as developing productions of new Canadian plays. For the past several years, he has specialized in staging Early Modern plays for the Centre for Drama, Theatre, and Performance Studies.

In addition to teaching DRM100 and DRM264 for the CDTPS, Noam has also taught Shakespeare for Actors at the Toronto Film School, worked as a guest artist at Earl Haig Secondary School, and run workshops on Shakespeare performance and audition preparation at U of T and elsewhere.

Noam is the co-developer of Shakespeare at Play (www.shakespeareatplay.ca), an app which combines digital editions of Shakespeare plays with embedded video performances. 

Event is open to Friends of the Library members and their guests. 
RSVP by 16 September 2016 to fotl@trinity.utoronto.ca

Location: Combination Room, Trinity College, Toronto, Ontario
Time: 7:30 for 8:00 PM, Wednesday 21 September, 2016
 

Upcoming events

Thursday, October 20 - Monday, October 24 The 41st Annual Trinity College Friends of the Library Book Sale

Location: Seeley Hall, Trinity College, University of Toronto, 6 Hoskin Avenue

 


Thursday, December 1 Annual Christmas Celebration with Trinity Chaplain Andrea Budgey: "Now mak we merthe": Medieval Carols and Their Influence

Location: Seeley Hall, Trinity College, University of Toronto, 6 Hoskin Ave
7:30 for 8:00 p.m.

 


Thursday, February 9  David Neelands on Richard Hooker

Location: Combination Room, Trinity College, University of Toronto, 6 Hoskin Avenue
Time: 7:30 for 8:00 p.m

 


Tuesday, March 14, The 18th Archibald Lampman Poetry Reading with Liz Howard

Location: Combination Room, Trinity College, University of Toronto, 6 Hoskin Avenue
Time: 7:30 for 8:00 pm

 


Wednesday, April 26 The 17th Frederic Alden Warren Lecture: Nicholas Everett: Medicine in Medieval Manuscripts

Location: George Ignatieff Theatre,
Time: 7:30 for 8:00 p.m.