Medieval English Theatre holds a meeting each year on the last Saturday in March, each time in a different venue and on a different topic. The list below gives a conspectus of all past meetings from the original one at Lancaster in 1979, held to discuss 'The Pageant Waggon'. The papers at that meeting were the genesis of the journal.



1 April 2023 University of Birmingham Bodies, Embodiment, and Early Theatre


26 March 2022 University of Dundee ONLINE Editing and Adapting


27 March 2021 University of Lancaster ONLINE Environments
17 October 2020 University of Wolverhampton ONLINE Consumption, Performance, and Early Theatre
12-13 April 2019 University of Fribourg, Switzerland Peoples and Places: Networks, Communities, and Early Theatre
24 March 2018 University of Sheffield Performance and its Urban Context
19 March 2017 University of Glasgow Cultures of Performance
19 March 2016 University of Kent at Canterbury Transnational Drama
28 March 2015 University of Southampton Paradigms Lost
29 March 2014 Murray Edwards College, Cambridge Audiences
23 March 2013 Bangor University Travel
31 March 2012 Magdalen College, Oxford Authority
26 March 2011 University of Edinburgh Texts in Plays
27 March 2010 Worcester College, Oxford Academic and Institutional Drama
28 March 2009 Royal Holloway University of London London
29 March 2008 University of Bristol The 1490s
31 March 2007 University of Sheffield Magnyfycence
25 March 2006 Bretton Hall, University of Leeds, Wakefield Classical and Medieval Theatre
19 March 2005 Southampton University Place
27 March 2004 University College, Northampton Allegory
29 March 2003 Lancaster University New Directions in Medieval Theatre Research
23 March 2002 University of Nottingham Language and Languages
31 March 2001 Leicester University Emotion
25 March 2000 New Hall, Cambridge Time
27 March 1999 University of Edinburgh Play in Scotland
28 March 1998 University of York The World Upside Down
22 March 1997 Bretton Hall Staging Plans
30 March 1996 University College of St Martin, Lancaster Folk Drama
25 March 1995 University of Southampton Using Early Drama Records
26 March 1994 University of Liverpool Allegory
27 March 1993 University of York The York Corpus Christi Play
28 March 1992 University of Sheffield Teaching Medieval Drama
23 March 1991 University of Leeds Music and Dance
24 March 1990 Westfield College, University of London Long and Boring Speeches
18 March 1989 University of Edinburgh Ane Satyre of the Thrie Estaits
26 March 1988 University of Durham The 1530s
28 March 1987 Bretton Hall Backstage
22 March 1986 University of Bristol Audiences
30 March 1985 King's Manor, University of York Dialogue
31 March 1984 St John's College, Cambridge Interludes: Fulgens and Lucres
26 March 1983 University of Salford Characterisation
27 March 1982 University of Liverpool Place and Scaffold Staging
28 March 1981 Westfield College, University of London Stage Directions
29 March 1980 University of Leeds Props and Costumes
  7 April 1979 University of Lancaster The Pageant Waggon


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