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Insights: Adapting Shakespeare

Nicholas Hytner, Keith Warner and Joby Talbot discuss stage adaptations of Shakespeare’s immortal works with leading scholar Jonathan Bate.

Most recent performance

There are currently no scheduled performances of Insights: Adapting Shakespeare. It was last on stage 17 May 2017 as part of the Summer 2016/17 season.


Join some of the creative minds behind Royal Opera and Royal Ballet productions, including Joby Talbot (The Winter’s Tale) and Keith Warner (Otello), former Director of the National Theatre and director of The Royal Opera’s Don Carlo Nicholas Hytner and leading Shakespearean scholar Jonathan Bate as they discuss how the immortal works of William Shakespeare have been adapted for the stage. This event is presented in partnership with the British Academy as part of Literature Week 2017. This event will be filmed.