Abigail Rokison-Woodall

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Dr. Abigail Rokison-Woodall

  • Shakespeare Institute

Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy, Trinity Hall College, Cambridge

Award Date: 1 Jan 2006

Master of Arts, King's College London

Award Date: 1 Jan 2002

Bachelor of Arts, The Open University

Award Date: 1 Jan 2001

… → 1998 Licentiate of the London Academy of Music Teaching Diploma, LLAM Dip.
… → 1996 Diploma in Acting from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, LAMDA Dip.

Research output

A Midsummer Night's Dream: Arden Performance Editions

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (ed.), 19 Oct 2017, 1st ed. Bloomsbury Academic. 207 p. (Arden Performance Editions)

Hamlet: Arden Performance Edition

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (ed.), 19 Oct 2017, 1st ed. Bloomsbury Academic. 375 p. (Arden Performance Editions)

Shakespeare in the Theatre: Nicholas Hytner

Abigail Rokison-Woodall, 8 Sep 2016, London: Bloomsbury Academic. (Arden Shakespeare)

Interviews with theatre practitioners about texts for performance

Abigail Rokison-Woodall, 2016, In : Shakespeare Bulletin. 34, 1, p. 47-68 21 p.

Drama in King's College Chapel

Abigail Rokison-Woodall, 16 Dec 2014, King's College Chapel, Cambridge 1515-2015 : art, music and religion in Cambridge. Zeeman, N. & Massing, J. M. (eds.). Harvey Miller Publishers

Shakespeare for Young People

Abigail Rokison-Woodall, 14 Mar 2013, Bloomsbury Academic. 251 p.

Henry V

Abigail Rokison-Woodall, 2013, Shakespeare Beyond English. Carson, C. (ed.). Cambridge University Press

Shakespeare's Dramatic Verse Line

Abigail Rokison-Woodall, 2013, The Oxford Handbook of Shakespeare's Poetry. Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 285-305 20 p.

'"Our scene is alter'd": Versions and adaptations of Hamlet for young people'

Abigail Rokison-Woodall, 2010, In : Literature Compass.

Authenticity in the 21st Century: propeller and Shakespeare's Globe

Abigail Rokison-Woodall, 2010, Shakespeare in Stages. Carson, C. & Dymokowski, C. (eds.). Cambridge University Press

Shakespearean Verse Speaking

Abigail Rokison-Woodall, 2010, CUP.

'Interview: David Tennant on Hamlet'

Abigail Rokison-Woodall, 2009, In : Shakespeare. 5, 3, p. 291 303 p.

'Romeo and Juliet for the young viewer'

Abigail Rokison-Woodall, 2009, In : New Review of Children's Literature & Librarianship. 15, 1

'Shakespeare's History Cycle in Performance: Actor and Audience Perspectives'

Abigail Rokison-Woodall, 2009, In : Shakespeare. 5, 1, p. 105-113 8 p.

Activities

Shakespeare as Advocate

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Lecturer)

5 May 2018

Romeo and Juliet

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Plenary Speaker)

3 May 2018

Performing Shakespeare

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Invited speaker)

30 Apr 2018

Arden Shakespeare Performance Editions

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Invited speaker)

8 Nov 2017

Editing Hamlet for Performance

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Invited speaker)

16 Aug 2017

In Conversation with Actor Oliver Ford Davies

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Presenter)

15 Jun 2017

British Graduate Shakespeare Conference

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Invited speaker)

1 Jun 2017

Royal Shakespeare Company

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Interviewee)

8 May 2017

Shakespeare's Comedies

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Invited speaker)

27 Mar 2017

Editing for Performance - the Arden Performance Editions

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Invited speaker)

23 Feb 2017

Royal Shakespeare Company (External organisation)

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Participant)

6 Feb 201710 Feb 2017

Advising actors on verse speaking

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Advisor)

9 Jan 2017

Lecture for Trinity Hall for THwomen40

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Speaker)

2017

Lecture for the National Theatre, London on Shakespeare’s Comedies

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Speaker)

2017

BLAME

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Advisor)

12 Dec 201616 Dec 2016

The Tempest: 21st Century Masque

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Presenter)

3 Dec 2016

National Theatre Platform - Nicholas Hytner

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Interviewee)

30 Apr 2016

The Worshipful Company of Stationers

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Invited speaker)

26 Apr 2016

BRITISH COUNCIL (External organisation)

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Advisor)

29 Feb 201615 Apr 2016

Shakespeare in Context: As You Like It

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Contributor)

8 Feb 2016

Othello MOOC

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Presenter)

Feb 2016Mar 2016

Editing Shakespeare for Performance

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Contributor)

13 Jan 2016

Romeo and Juliet

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Speaker)

27 May 2015

Shakespearean Verse Speaking and Acting Editions

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Speaker)

20 Apr 2015

Shakespeare Touchtable for the Shakespeare 400 anniversary

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Contributor)

Mar 2015Mar 2016

Shakespeare (Journal)

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Guest editor)

20 Oct 2014

Rhetoric in Shakespeare's History Plays

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Contributor)

11 Oct 20147 Feb 2015

The Tempest

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Speaker)

5 Oct 2014

Cheltenham Literary Festival

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Speaker)

Oct 2014

Hay Literary Festival

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Interviewee)

24 May 2014

Shakespeare for Young People

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Invited speaker)

May 2014

King Lear in Context at the National Theatre

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Invited speaker)

24 Feb 201420 Jun 2014

Shakespeare Theatre Association Conference

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Keynote speaker)

23 Jan 2014

External examiner

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Examiner)

20142016

Symposium on The End of Shakespeare's Verse?

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Speaker)

28 Oct 2013

Blackfriars Conference

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Invited speaker)

27 Oct 2013

Blackfriars Conference

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Keynote speaker)

26 Oct 2013

Symposium on The End of Shakespeare's Verse?

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Speaker)

8 Sep 2013

National Theatre Sixth Form Conference on Othello

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Invited speaker)

4 Jul 2013

Cheltenham Literature Festival

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Invited speaker)

11 Sep 2012

The Shakespeare's Globe Award Lecture: Shakespearean Verse Speaking

Abigail Rokison-Woodall (Invited speaker)

10 Sep 2012