Activities

WEDNESDAY 28 MARCH 2018
SHAKESPEARE COMPETITION

The Greenwich area and other Connecticut high schools held the thirty-fourth annual Shakespeare Competition at the Cole Auditorium in the Greenwich Library. For information on the Greenwich Competition, contact Anne Elser at 203-622-1038.

The winner of the Connecticut Competition, DYLAN McCORMICK, will compete in the ESU National Shakespeare Competition at Lincoln Centre on Monday 23 April 2018. The National winner will receive a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts Young Actors Summer School in London.


TUESDAY 24 APRIL 2018

Luncheon and lecture by Russian scholar and historian, Stephen de Angelis on AMERICA IN RUSSIA - THE PRESIDENCIES OF BUSH, OBAMA, TRUMP AND VLADIMIR PUTIN. The lecture will address diplomacy, politics and commerce from the era of George W. Bush in America through Vladimir Putin in Russia. Lunch and lecture will be at The Round Hill Club at 12 noon.


TUESDAY 8 MAY 2018

Meeting of the Board of Directors, Greenwich Branch, at The Belle Haven Club at 3 pm.


THURSDAY 10 MAY 2018

Luncheon and lecture by Professor Paul Kaplan on VILLAS AND GARDENS OF THE ROMAN COUNTRYSIDE.
The lunch and lecture will be at The Round Hill Club at 12 noon. The Annual meeting of members will precede the lunch on 10 May.


SUNDAY 24 JUNE 2018

Champagne celebration of the 92nd Birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, at The Belle Haven Club at 3 pm. Guest of Honour, DR. PAUL BERESFORD-HILL, CBE, National Chairman of the ESU. Hats on ladies.


TUESDAY 11 SEPTEMBER 2018

Luncheon and lecture by The Archduke Geza von Habsburg on The End of The Habsburg Empire, at The Round Hill Club at 12 noon.


WEDNESDAY 17 OCTOBER 2018

Luncheon and lecture by Curt DiCamillo on French Design in British Historic Houses, at The Round Hill Club at 12 noon.


THURSDAY 15 NOVEMBER 2018 

A Lecture by Jan du Bois on the Centenary of the Armistice which ended WWI at 11 am on 11 November 1918, and its aftermath.  The luncheon and lecture will be held at The Round Hill Club at 12 noon.


SUNDAY 9 DECEMBER 2018

Christmas luncheon with classical pianist  Jeb Dennis playing classical, Broadway and Christmas music by the fireside at The Field Club, Greenwich at 12 noon.

Our Activities


National Shakespeare Competition

TLab: Travel and Learn Abroad
 
 

The English-Speaking Union

Greenwich Branch