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The Sound of the Folio: Shakespeare's Original Pronunciation

Thursday, September 15, 2016
7:00pm – 8:00pm

Storrs Campus
Drama Music (DRMU) 128

Dr. David Alan Stern, along with UCONN colleagues and students, will discuss and demonstrate the Early Modern English sound likely heard on the Elizabethan/Jacobean stage. Stern combines his expertise and experience as a Hollywood accent coach with the research of David Crystal, renowned UK linguist, to bring the original sound of the Folio to life.


School of Fine Arts - Shakespeare First Folio (primary), College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Connecticut Repertory Theatre, Dramatic Arts, First Year Programs & Learning Communities, Humanities Institute, UConn Master Calendar

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