Shakespeare in Malawi, Romeo and Juliet in Chichewa

Amy Bonsall, Theatre Director

Link to Shakespeare in Malawi, Romeo and Juliet in Chichewa event
Wednesday, 18th May, 2016
Vicarage Lecture Theatre, University of Chester

More Matter for a May Morning – University continues its celebration of Shakespeare.

Amy Bonsall will discuss ‘Shakespeare in Malawi, Romeo and Juliet in Chichewa’. Amy has been the director of a number of very successful touring productions including Romeo and Juliet for Bilimankhwe Arts, which was commissioned by The Shakespeare Birth Place Trust and has been performed in Stratford-upon-Avon. It continues to tour regularly in Malawi. Amy also assisted Dame Janet Suzman on her internationally acclaimed production of Hamlet at the Royal Shakespeare Company and at The Baxter Theatre, South Africa. More details about Amy can be found at:

The talks are open to everyone. For further details and to book a ticket, please visit: or contact Dr Graham Atkin, Department of English at the University of Chester: