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Theatre or Cinema? Blaugust Day 29

As I wrote in Thursday’s post on Othello, I’ve now been able to see for the first time a stage production both live in the theatre and broadcast into cinema. 1,932 more words

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“Inspircation” Day 4: Visiting Shakespeare's town

Today was without doubt our best day so far on our “inspircation.” I’ll admit that this is partly because we didn’t get lost (not once!). But, mostly, it’s because we spent the entire day in Stratford-upon-Avon and, in a word, it was sublime. 915 more words

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Othello - RSC Live Broadcast

Last night I went to the cinema to watch the live broadcast of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s Othello. I think these live broadcasts are wonderful: though it’s not the same as being in the theatre, you do get some of the feeling of excitement whilst waiting for the play to start, and it’s more accessible and cheaper than going to the theatre, too. 692 more words

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Film Posts 23: RSC Live - Othello, Wednesday 26th August (and Blaugust Day 27)

This is going to be the film post, having seen the Royal Shakespeare Company’s production of Othello broadcast live into cinemas from Stratford-Upon-Avon last night. This weekend I’ll aim to do a post comparing the experiences of seeing the same production live in the theatre and broadcast. 552 more words

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Othello - RSC Live Broadcast

Last night I went to the cinema to watch the live broadcast of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s Othello. I think these live broadcasts are wonderful: though it’s not the same as being in the theatre, you do get some of the feeling of excitement whilst waiting for the play to start, and it’s more accessible and cheaper than going to the theatre, too. 692 more words

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Historic performance of Rossini's Otello at La Scala

Rossini is widely known for upbeat tunes such as the William Tell Overture and the playful music of his comic opera, the Italian Girl in Algiers… 391 more words

Blaugust Day 26 - Live Theatre Screenings

So tonight I’m yet again blogging late because I spent most of this evening out at The Plaza Theatre, watching an RSC Live screening of Othello. 280 more words

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