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Cameron Mackintosh Lecture 2019 – Deborah Warner

We are delighted that the acclaimed director of opera and theatre, Deborah Warner, will be joining us as this year’s Cameron Mackintosh Visiting Professor of Contemporary Theatre. Deborah will be giving her inaugural lecture on Wednesday, 27 February in the Bernard Sunley Lecture Theatre, St Catherine’s College.

In 1987 Deborah joined the Royal Shakespeare Company as Resident Director, and from 1989-1997, Deborah was an Associate Director at the National Theatre.  Over her career, Deborah has worked extensively in the fields of theatre, opera and classical music.  Examples of her work as a Director include the plays Electra, King Lear and Richard II; and the operas The Turn of the Screw for the Royal Opera, which won the Evening Standard and South Bank Awards; Dido and Aeneas and La Traviata for the Vienna Festival.  To read more about Deborah Warner, please click here.


This is a ticketed lecture; in order to enter the ballot, please complete the online form here. Please note that entry to the ballot does not automatically entitle applicants to a place at the lecture, but to a place in the draw. Printed confirmation of your ticket to the event will be required in order to attend the lectue. You will be notified, via email, week commencing Monday, 18 February if you have been successful in securing a place at the lecture.


February 27, 2019


4:45 pm


Bernard Sunley Lecture Theatre, St Catherine's College


Free to attend

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