44th HK Arts Festival – Special Festival PLUS Event
Hong Kong Arts Festival Distinguished Cultural Leader Talk Series:
Gregory Doran – Artistic Director of Royal Shakespeare Company
“Shakespeare 400 Years”
400 years since William Shakespeare’s death, the characters he created continue to enthrall and his words continue to resonate. Why is Shakespeare still popular? What does the future hold for the playwright and his works?
Gregory Doran, the Artistic Director of Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC), described by the Sunday Times as “one of the great Shakespearians of his generation”, will address these and related questions and examine Shakespeare’s enduring influence and the RSC’s role in sustaining this legacy.
The talk will be moderated by Ms Angela Mackay, Managing Director, Asia Pacific, Financial Times.
Date: Friday 11 March 2016
Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Venue: Grand Hyatt Hong Kong (1 Harbour Road, Wan Chai)
Fee: HK$100 (includes coffee/tea)
Organiser: Hong Kong Arts Festival
International Media Partner: Financial Times
In Partnership with Grand Hyatt Hong Kong
With thanks to Hong Kong Arts Administrators Association