5th Annual Oxford Dance Symposium

“Roi Soleil and Soleil Dieu”

New College, Oxford, 27th March 2003

 

The Timetable at a Glance

Thursday 27th

1.30 Registration

2.00 David Lindley, University of Leeds
‘A sun throned in the west’; Apollo and King James in the early Stuart masque’

2.40 Anne Daye, Middlesex University
Divinity or dynasty: forging an image for the Stuart monarchy in masque and portrait’

3.20 John Powell, University of Oklahoma, Tulsa
Apollo ex machina in French Drama’

4.00 Tea

4.30 Jennifer Thorp, Regent’s Park College, Oxford
Louis XIV as performer and patron of dance’

5.10 Ken Pierce, Longy School of Music, Boston
Choreographic approaches to the role of Apollo in the early 18th century’

6.00 Drinks followed by Dinner