Staging the Archive - the APGRD blog

Our blog posts are authored by members of the APGRD Team as well as guest researchers and theatre practitioners. Find out more about our work, events, and the stories behind objects unearthed from the archive. 

Latest on the blog:

Beyond the Text: Memories and Thoughts from our Danced Chorus Workshops

This APGRD lecture/performance of choruses from Euripides' Medea was the culmination of a week-long workshop by professional dancers and students, kindly supported by DANSOX, c-DaRE (University of Coventry) and the Oxford University Classical Drama Society (OUCDS). It was organised and directed by Marie-Louise Crawley (choreographer), Struan Leslie (Dramaturg, Movement Director), and Malcolm Atkins (Composer). Here, a group of attendees share their memories and thoughts from the experience. Read more >


The Archive in 100 Objects

We're building a series exploring our 'Archive in 100 Objects', where researchers explore the larger stories told by single objects in our archive. Access the posts down the left hand side of the page, or click on an item below to find out more.