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Shakespeare 400: The Complete Walk and Shakespeare Live! (RSC)

The 23rd April is both St George’s Day and the anniversary of both the birth and death of William Shakespeare (1564-1616), and as we have now reached 400 years since the poet/playwright’s death, both the Globe Theatre and the Royal Shakespeare Company have created projects which happened this weekend. 787 more words

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Watching The Merry Wives of Windsor

First of all, Happy Birthday to Shakespeare!  It’s not certain that April 23 is his exact birth date, but it’s presumed as such, based on baptism records.  1,159 more words

Comedy

KIM NEWMAN reviews THEATRE OF BLOOD

The members of the London Theatre Critics Circle are murdered in scenarios lifted from Shakespeare’s plays by mad matinee idol Edward Lionheart who feels he should have been given a Best Actor award.

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A Broken Woman? Katherina Minola’s on Screen Transition from Daughter to Wife: Literature and IT Review

With the toppling pile of books now gone from my desk, here is my Literature and IT Review for my MA thesis:

The focus of my thesis will be the concept of female performance in screen adaptations of William Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew. 1,435 more words

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