Wooden O Symposium (2009 WOS)
Venue: Southern Utah University
|Event Date/Time: Aug 10, 2009||End Date/Time: Aug 12, 2009|
|Registration Date: Aug 01, 2009|
|Early Registration Date: Jul 01, 2009|
|Abstract Submission Date: May 01, 2009|
|Paper Submission Date: May 01, 2009|
The symposium is hosted by Southern Utah University, home of the Tony Award-winning Utah Shakespearean Festival. Scholars attending the conference will have the unique opportunity of immersing themselves in research, text, and performance in one of the most beautiful natural settings in the western U.S.
The Shakespeare Festival is noted for its beautiful outdoor theater modeled after Shakespeare's Globe Theater, the original "wooden O." Their 2009 summer Shakespeare season will include, The Comedy of Errors, Henry V, and As You Like It. In addition, the festival will also produce Foxfire, Private Lives, and The Secret Garden.