The Congress registration fee covers online access to the full WSC academic programme of keynote addresses, plenary roundtables, and panels listed on the website, and to Q&A events for these sessions. Delegates will also have access to the Digital Asian Shakespeare Festival of full-length performance recordings, curated watch parties of the performances, conversations with directors and curated multimedia presentations.

Registered delegates will be given information for accessing the Congress events and recordings. Their access to the recordings will be active for an extended period of up to a year.

Registration fees for the World Shakespeare Congress 2021 are:

Registration fee
Early Bird Registration (closes on 1 May 2021)
Faculty Rate (Faculty, Postdoctoral) 160 SGD
Concessionary Rate (Students, Independent Scholars, Contingent and Retired Faculty) 120 SGD
Regular Registration (closes on 24 July 2021)
Faculty Rate (Faculty, Postdoctoral) 200 SGD
Concessionary Rate (Students, Independent Scholars, Contingent and Retired Faculty) 160 SGD

Delegates must be current ISA members to register for the World Shakespeare Congress. The ISA annual membership fee is 20 GBP, and can be paid via the ISA online payment system. Please note that the ISA membership fee is processed separately from the Congress registration.

Applicants for a financial grant (see below) should wait for the outcome of their application before making payment for their registration on the Congress registration portal.

Financial Grants

Current ISA members who are giving a paper and / or enrolled in a seminar or workshop are eligible to apply for fee waivers of the Congress registration fee. Waivers will be reviewed on a first-received, first-processed basis and are limited. The application closing date for fee waivers is 25 June 2021.

Application form for WSC 2021 fee waiver.

Complete and send this form to Applicants will be notified of the outcome by email.

For enquiries, please contact the Local Organising Committee, World Shakespeare Congress 2021 at

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