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Review: Measure for Measure – Lyceum, Edinburgh

First published in The Times, Friday August 18 2016

Two Stars

Of all Shakespeare’s problem plays, Measure for Measure is the one that leaves the sourest taste in the mouth. 377 more words

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Shakespeare in Love ... not enough force in the farce

When I went: 16 March 2015

Music Owl Hoot rating: 2/5

Location: Noel Coward Theatre, London

Performers: Eve Ponsonby (Viola de Lesseps), Orlando James (William Shakespeare), Edward Franklin (Christopher ‘Kit’ Marlowe), Neal Barry (Philip Henslowe), Nicholas Asbury (Lord Wessex) 155 more words

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SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE

by Lee Hall
Directed by Declan Donnellan
At the Avon Theatre. Till October 16, 2016

Shakespeare has been singularly unfortunate in many of his tinkers and tailors who have operated out of his age and time to cut him down to size and take the mystique out of his myth. 590 more words

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Robert Pattinson Weekend - Bel Ami (2012)

Director: Declan Donnellan, Nick Ormerod

Writer: Rachel Bennette (Screenplay) Guy de Maupassant (Novel)

Starring: Robert Pattinson, Uma Thurman, Kristin Scott Thomas, Christina Ricci, Colm Meaney, Philip Glenister, Holliday Grainger… 562 more words

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Shakespeare 400: Archive Review • TROILUS and CRESSIDA • Cheek by Jowl @ Barbican [tour] • 2008

The actors have been robbed of their faces. Cheek by Jowl company’s director, Declan Donnellan, and designer, Nick Ormerod, have lit their production in such a way that you rarely see one of the performers’ greatest assets. 1,090 more words

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