Here are some upcoming events which be of interest to Marlowe Society members. If you would like to list your event, please contact Denham Thompson.

  • Hero and Her Paper Navy – Mon 28 May

    Join Hero, an intrepid Elizabethan explorer, as she takes on a nautical adventure in search of new worlds, treasured words and long-lasting friendship. Based loosely on Christopher Marlowe’s epic poem, Hero and Leander, there is no better time to i...

    May 28 @ 11:00 am - June 3 @ 2:00 pm at The Marlowe Theatre
  • The Fourth Rose Readathon

    Six plays read in 6 hours on the stage of the Rose Playhouse! Three will be by Shakespeare and 3 by Marlowe . For participants, roles will be drawn out of a hat. For audience members, there will

    June 2 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm at Rose Playhouse
  • Dido, Queen of Carthage

    ‘If he forsake me not, I never die, For in his looks I see eternity, And he’ll make me immortal with a kiss.’ Marlowe’s visceral, lyrical reworking of Book IV of Virgil’s Aeneid breathes new life into this ancient story ...

    June 4 @ 7:00 pm - June 9 @ 7:00 pm at Howard Theatre
  • Tamburlaine

    Absolute Power at its Most Terrifyingly Violent A portrait of power at its most charismatic and violent, Tamburlaine was one of the first big hits of the English stage. Tamburlaine is a poor shepherd who rises to power to live out his blood-soaked fa...

    August 16 - December 1 at Swan Theatre
  • The Jew Of Malta

    The Jew of Malta is one of Christopher Marlowe’s lesser known plays. This may be because of its strange amalgam of tragedy and fiercely black comedy. In many ways it was ahead of its time and today reads more like a Quentin Tarantino script where v...

    October 5 @ 7:30 pm - October 14 @ 7:30 pm at Manoel Theatre – Valletta