Rebekah King

Rebekah King is a second year PhD student at the University of Cambridge writing a thesis on representations of magic and occult knowledge in early modern drama. Rebekah has two masters’ degrees: an MSt in English 1550-1700 from the University of Oxford, and the practice-led MA in Shakespeare and Creativity from the Shakespeare Institute, taught jointly with the Royal Shakespeare Company. Rebekah is an internationally-performed playwright who won the inaugural Pembroke Players Playwriting Award 2020-21 and is devising a play based on her research as part of the Cambridge Creative Encounters scheme for performance at the Cambridge Festival 2022. You can connect with her on Twitter.