“Dig for Shakespeare”: New Place Revealed

Monday, February 22, 2016, 7:30 pm
Folger Theatre
$15/$10 for members

This event will take place in Folger Theatre.


Dr Diana Owen, Director of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust and Dr Kevin Colls, Archaeological Project Manager, University of Staffordshire present a special lecture on their findings at Shakespeare's home. 
For the first time ever, the site of Shakespeare’s family home in Stratford upon Avon has been uncovered by a seven -year archaeological investigation. Join us to learn about the fascinating discoveries that have been made, what they tell us about Shakespeare’s life in Stratford and how the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust is re-presenting New Place for today’s generation to enjoy.
Presented in conjunction with the Folger exhibition Shakespeare: Life of an Icon