NOW OPEN: Registration for 'Intersections: Between Music and Theatre in Seicento Italy' (20-21 September 2018), Cambridge

Anna-Luise Wagner's picture
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
September 19, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Literature, Music and Music History, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

Conference registration for 'Intersections: Between Music and Theatre in Seicento Italy' is now open. This two-day conference, exploring the connections between theatre and music in seventeenth-century Italy, will be held on Thursday 20th September and Friday 21st September 2018 at the University of Cambridge.

 

We are excited to welcome Prof. Richard Andrews (University of Leeds), Prof. Antonio Rostagno (Università degli Studi di Roma ‘La Sapienza’), and Dr Lisa Sampson (University College London) as our keynote speakers.

The conference programme will include a Commedia dell’Arte acting workshop with director Ludovico Nolfi and a fully-staged performance of Monteverdi’s Il combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda (1624) in Clare College Chapel. Both events are free and open to the public.

To register for the conference, please follow this link: https://onlinesales.admin.cam.ac.uk/conferences-and-events/department-of-italian/intersections-between-music-and-theatre-in-seicento-italy/intersections-between-music-and-theatre-in-seicento-italy

 

Conference registration will close by Wednesday 12th September 2018. There is a registration fee to cover refreshments: the full delegate fee is £40 and the graduate student fee is £20. Discounts are available for RMA members. We regret to inform you that the registration fee is not refundable in case of cancellation. 

Spaces for workshop, concert, and conference dinner can be booked when registering for the conference. The workshop and concert can be booked free of charge.

 

Registration for workshop and concert ONLY is open and will remain open until Wednesday 19th September 2018. Both events are free and open to the public, but advance registration is required. If you want to register for workshop and concert ONLY please follow this link

 

 

All details (such as accommodation options in Cambridge) can be found on our website: Intersections: Between Music and Theatre in Seicento Italy.

 

Please email intersections.cambridge@gmail.com should you have any questions. 

Follow us on Twitter @SeicentoCam! The conference hashtag is #intersections1600.

Contact Info: 

Please email intersections.cambridge@gmail.com should you have any questions. In case of urgent questions, the organisers Anna-Luise Wagner (alw69@cam.ac.uk) and Serena Laiena (sl831@cam.ac.uk) can be contacted directly.

 

Follow us on Twitter @SeicentoCam! The conference hashtag is #intersections1600.