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Bilimankhwe Arts and Shakespeare in and out of Malawi


Organised by Dr Amy Bonsall, this afternoon of lectures, workshops and recorded performances by intercultural Bilimankwe Arts theatre company takes place at the University of Chester on 15 May 2019.

Take part in innovative research into audience responses to intercultural and non-English theatre performances. Enjoy lectures by Dr Brian Desmond and Dr Amy Bonsall, watch recorded performances of Bilimankhwe’s The Tempest  (Directed by Kate Stafford) and Romio ndi Julieti (Directed by Amy Bonsall) and a workshop led by Malawi’s leading choreographer Shyne Phiri and director Amy Bonsall.