Searching for Theatrical Ancestors: Lost and Found. 21 Nov 2017, 2-4pm Hull History Centre, Worship Street, HULL. HU2 8BG (free admission) This workshop will include a demonstration of the Searching for Theatrical Ancestors website with an interactive talk, providing an introduction to researching theatre history archives and online data for theatre history research. This will be followed by Q&A and the opportunity to deposit information about ‘Stars found’ for the website.
A talk by Professor Katharine Cockin on 'Celebrating Suffragettes' will be illustrated by a spectacular tableau. The event will conclude with a performance of the new completion of Ethel Smyth's brass composition for The March of the Women, by Dr Simon Desbruslais and the Hull University Chapel Choir.
An international conference was held in May 2014 at the University of Hull on Hrotsvit.