Leeds University Library

For All Time: Shakespeare in Yorkshire

Published Monday 15 August 2016

Frontispiece, Poems Written by Wil. Shakespeare, Gent., 1640

Exhibition opens in September 2016

A new exhibition is celebrating the legacy of William Shakespeare with a display of rare items from the University of Leeds' Special Collections.

Due to open in September, the exhibition looks at how Shakespeare dramatised Yorkshire history. It explores how directors today are still using his work to ask questions about regional identity.

Find out more about the exhibition.

The opening reception takes place on Tuesday 6 September from 6pm. Book your place.

Event details:

Title: For All Time: Shakespeare in Yorkshire 

Date: 5 September 2016 - 31 January 2017 

Location: The Treasures of the Brotherton gallery, Parkinson Building, University of Leeds

Opening hours: Monday, 1 - 5pm. Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 5pm.

Cost: Free