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Shakespearean insults are better than our insults
Started by Stephen on Apr 10, 2015
What are your favorite Shakespearean insults?...
0 Replies / Last Post: 2 years, 6 months ago
Dirtbag Shakespeare
Started by Stephen on Oct 16, 2014
Stumbled upon DIRTBAG SHAKESPEARE in my Twitter feed the other day. It imagines modern remakes of Shakespearean plays with a teenage dirtbag cast. Hamlet: Click here Romeo and Juliet: Click...
0 Replies / Last Post: 3 years ago
Macbeth and James VI
Started by Bart on Sep 9, 2014
In preparation for an upcoming production of Macbeth, in a fairly intimate space, I’ve been delving into some questions I would like some help with: 1. I have fortunately never...
1 Reply / Last Post: 3 years, 1 month ago
“Who Ever Loved That Loved Not at First Sight?” Um, Me. I Did.
Started by Jack on Jul 18, 2014
My eighth grade reading class was housed in a bright room on the top floor of the school, with a group of ten or twelve kids crowded around some pushed-together...
1 Reply / Last Post: 3 years, 2 months ago
Shakespeare and The Lion King
Started by Cass Morris on Jun 13, 2014
This Slate article caught my eye today. Celebrating the 20th anniversary of ‘The Lion King’, it’s a look at how Scar is a character of Shakespearean proportions. I’ve long maintained...
1 Reply / Last Post: 3 years, 2 months ago
To Be or Not To Be
Started by Stephen on May 23, 2014
Audible is doing a promotional campaign for its latest audiobook: Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, a novelization of Shakespeare’s classic play written by A. J. Hartley and David Hewson and narrated...
0 Replies / Last Post: 3 years, 4 months ago
Shakespearean Posters
Started by Rick Dildine on May 13, 2014
There has been a lot of interest lately in designs from around the world of Shakespearean posters. Has anyone seen any posters that really blew your mind? Are there any...
2 Replies / Last Post: 3 years, 5 months ago
You’re watching it like a thriller…
Started by Stephen on Apr 25, 2014
Dame Helen Mirren reflects on Shakespeare on his 450th birthday. When were you first introduced to Shakespeare?...
3 Replies / Last Post: 3 years, 4 months ago
Best Beware My Sting
Started by Katy on Apr 23, 2014
Here is an adaptation of Taming of the Shrew called Best Beware My Sting. Adapted and featuring Katy Keating, this video is the first of a weekly series that kicked...
1 Reply / Last Post: 3 years, 5 months ago
Shakespeare in the Bush
Started by Jacob on Apr 2, 2014
Shakespeare in the Bush by Laura Bohannan tells the story of teaching Hamlet to members of a West African tribe. This author sets out to prove that Hamlet is “universally...
0 Replies / Last Post: 3 years, 6 months ago
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