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Past Renaissance Programs — Summer Institutes and Other Programs

Past Programs

Saturday, April 16, 2016
Center for Renaissance Studies Programs
Free and open to the public; no tickets or registration required
It’s Anselmo’s big wedding day, but he’s having second thoughts: Will his betrothed remain faithful to him? To put his new wife to the test, he asks his best man to try to seduce her.
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Other Renaissance Programs
Free and open to the public; no tickets or registration required
“How hard it is to hide the sparks of nature!” Filled with intrigue and romance, Shakespeare’s Cymbeline introduces an evil queen, an innocent young princess, an upstanding young man, a conniving villain, and the titular king into the fantastical world of this twist-filled tale. Jeff Christian directs.
Saturday, January 16, 2016
Other Renaissance Programs
Free and open to the public; no tickets or registration required
“What’s gone and what’s past help should be past grief.”
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Other Renaissance Programs
NOTE DIFFERENT LOCATION FOR THIS PERFORMANCE
Free and open to the public; no tickets or registration required
“They are all fire, and every one doth shine.” At what cost comes absolute power and who pays the price? Love and loyalty do battle, both real and rhetorically, with conspiracy and tyranny in Shakespeare’s masterpiece of political intrigue. Join us for this feast of language and persuasion. Founding member Stephen Spencer directs.
Saturday, September 26, 2015
Other Renaissance Programs
By invitation only
Annual meeting for the faculty representatives of the Center for Renaissance Studies consortium institutions.
Saturday, April 25, 2015
Other Renaissance Programs
No reservations or tickets required
Directed by Peter Garino “Tis no shame to be bad, because ‘tis common.”
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Other Renaissance Programs
No reservations or tickets required
Directed by David Skidmore
Saturday, January 17, 2015
Other Renaissance Programs
No reservations or tickets required
Adapted by Barbara Zahora, Michelle Shupe and Peter Garino Directed by Barbara Zahora
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Other Renaissance Programs
No reservations or tickets required
Directed by Peter Garino
Saturday, September 20, 2014
Other Renaissance Programs
By invitation only
Annual meeting for the faculty representatives of the Center for Renaissance Studies consortium institutions.
Saturday, April 26, 2014
Other Renaissance Programs
“T were all oneThat I should love a bright particular starAnd think to wed it, he is so above me”
Saturday, February 22, 2014
Other Renaissance Programs
“Were man but constant, he were perfect.”
Saturday, January 18, 2014
Other Renaissance Programs
“Oh that I had the power to make Time lame,To stay the stars, or make the moon stand still,That future day might never stay haste thy flight.”
Saturday, October 19, 2013
Other Renaissance Programs
“If to do were as easy as to know what were good to do, chapels had been churches, and poor men’s cottages princes’ palaces. It is a good divine that follows his own instructions: I can easier teach twenty what were good to be done, than be one of the twenty to follow mine own teaching.”
Saturday, September 21, 2013
Other Renaissance Programs
By invitation only
Annual meeting for the representatives of the Center for Renaissance Studies consortium institutions. Questions? Contact renaissance@newberry.org.
Saturday, April 20, 2013
Other Renaissance Programs
By William Shakespeare and Thomas Kyd
“But that your lips were sacred, my lord/You would profane the holy name of love.”
Saturday, February 23, 2013
Other Renaissance Programs
“If music be the food of love, play on.”
Saturday, January 19, 2013
Other Renaissance Programs
“Oh God, Oh God! That it were possible to undo things done; to call back yesterday!”
Saturday, October 27, 2012
Other Renaissance Programs
“O, beware, my lord, of jealousy! It is the green-eyed monster which doth mock the meat it feeds on.”
Saturday, September 22, 2012
Other Renaissance Programs
Annual meeting for the representatives of the Center for Renaissance Studies consortium institutions, by invitation only. Questions? Contact renaissance@newberry.org.
Saturday, April 21, 2012
Other Renaissance Programs
A staged reading by professional actors from The Shakespeare Project of Chicago, directed by Barbara Zahora. An informative talk begins fifteen minutes before the performance, which is followed by a question-and-answer session with the director and cast.
Saturday, February 25, 2012
Other Renaissance Programs
A staged reading by professional actors from The Shakespeare Project of Chicago of Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew. An informative talk begins fifteen minutes before the performance, which is followed by a question-and-answer session with the director and cast.
Saturday, January 21, 2012
Other Renaissance Programs
A staged reading by professional actors from The Shakespeare Project of Chicago of John Webster’s The Duchess of Malfi.
Thursday, January 5, 2012
Center for American Indian Studies Programs
1812 proved a momentous year. In Europe, Great Britain battled the French armies of Napoleon, who also launched his ill-fated invasion of Russia that year. Ramifications of this conflict sparked the War of 1812, pitting the United States against Britain and against an American Indian alliance that hoped to block American expansion into the Northwest Territories.
Saturday, October 22, 2011
Other Renaissance Programs
Richard II by William Shakespeare Directed by Peter Garino
Monday, July 1, 2002Friday, July 26, 2002
Other Renaissance Programs
Directed by Consuelo Varela, Escuela de Estudios Hispano-Americanos de Sevilla. Learn more about Center for Renaissance Studies programs.
Monday, June 18, 2001Friday, July 13, 2001
Other Renaissance Programs
Directed by Armando Petrucci and Franca Nardelli. Learn more about Center for Renaissance Studies programs.
Wednesday, March 28, 2001
Other Renaissance Programs
Ancient Lives: Arnaldo Momigliano and the Genre of Biography in Greece and Rome Richard P. Saller, University of Chicago (currently at Stanford University) Learn more about Center for Renaissance Studies programs.
Tuesday, July 7, 1998Friday, July 31, 1998
Other Renaissance Programs
Directed by Timothy Graham, Western Michigan University (now at University of New Mexico). Learn more about Center for Renaissance Studies programs.
Monday, July 11, 1994Friday, August 19, 1994
Other Renaissance Programs
Directed by Diana Greenway, University of London, and Jane Sayers, University College, London. Learn more about Center for Renaissance Studies programs.
Monday, June 28, 1993Friday, August 6, 1993
Other Renaissance Programs
Directed by Armando Petrucci and Franca Nardelli. Learn more about Center for Renaissance Studies programs.
Monday, June 24, 1991Friday, August 2, 1991
Other Renaissance Programs
Directed by Bernard Barbiche, École Nationale des Chartes, Paris. Learn more about Center for Renaissance Studies programs.
Monday, July 9, 1990Friday, August 17, 1990
Other Renaissance Programs
Directed by Diana Greenway, University of London, and Jane Sayers, University College, London. Learn more about Center for Renaissance Studies programs.
Wednesday, July 5, 1989Friday, August 11, 1989
Other Renaissance Programs
Directed by Vicenta Cortés Alonso, Universidad Complutense, Madrid. Learn more about Center for Renaissance Studies programs.
Monday, June 27, 1988Friday, August 5, 1988
Other Renaissance Programs
Directed by Armando Petrucci and Franca Nardelli. Learn more about Center for Renaissance Studies programs.
Monday, July 6, 1987Friday, August 14, 1987
Other Renaissance Programs
Directed by Howard Mayer Brown, University of Chicago; Benito Rivera, Indiana University (now emeritus); and Mary Springfels, Newberry Library (now emerita).
Monday, June 23, 1986Friday, August 1, 1986
Other Renaissance Programs
Directed by Henri-Jean Martin, École Nationale des Chartes, Paris. Learn more about Center for Renaissance Studies programs.
Monday, June 17, 1985Friday, July 26, 1985
Other Renaissance Programs
Directed by Diana Greenway, University of London
Monday, June 18, 1984Friday, July 27, 1984
Other Renaissance Programs
Directed by Vicenta Cortés Alonso, Universidad Complutense, Madrid
Monday, June 20, 1983Saturday, July 30, 1983
Other Renaissance Programs
Directed by Armando Petrucci and Franca Nardelli. Learn more about Center for Renaissance Studies programs.
Monday, June 14, 1982Friday, August 6, 1982
Other Renaissance Programs
Directed by Martin Steinmann, Basel University Library. This institute was intended to improve participants’ ability to conduct original research involving the use of German manuscripts dating from the fifteenth to the seventeenth centuries, and covered these principal areas:
Monday, June 22, 1981Friday, August 14, 1981
Other Renaissance Programs
Directed by Anthony G. Petti, University of Calgary.
Monday, June 23, 1980Friday, August 15, 1980
Other Renaissance Programs
Directed by Bernard Barbiche, École Nationale des Chartes, Paris.