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Shakespeare Day at Trinity College Dublin - 8th October

To commemorate Shakespeare 400, Trinity College Dublin will hold a “Shakespeare Day” this Saturday 8th October 2016. The schedule is as follows:

WELCOME  1pm  Dr. Ema Vyroubalova and Dr. 124 more words

No beast so fierce: Richard III lives, on stage in Almeida's film

In this cinematic Shakespeare’s Richard III from London’s Almeida Theater, the production opens with an open grave, an archaeological dig from which the twisted backbone of the real Richard III held up to light. 679 more words

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Shakespeare on Film

2016 marks 400 years since Shakespeare’s death. Fans all over the world are celebrating the iconic playwright’s legacy with new theatrical productions, exhibitions and educational lectures about the Bard — which can’t be any different than most other years. 1,037 more words


Extracts From 100 Shakespeare Films"West Side Story" + 10 Things I Hate About You" by Daniel Rosenthal

West Side Story (1961)

US, 1961 – 153 mins 

West Side Story magically transmutes Romeo and Juliet’s dramatic momentum and rich verse into the wit and longing of Stephen Sondheim’s lyrics, Leonard Bernstein’s pulsating music and the poetry in motion of Jerome Robbins’ choreography.  1,451 more words

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The Wars of the Roses. The final three parts of the BBC's The Hollow Crown.


The Wars of the Roses, the final section of the BBC’s The Holllow Crown season is beautifully done. There are some fine performances from a great cast that you will never see together on stage and some well judged and beautiful cinematography. 872 more words

Shakespeare On Film.

Workshop: Shakespeare, Here & Elsewhere

Join Prof. Mark Thornton Burnett (Queen’s University Belfast) for a workshop on Shakespeare and world cinema, among other things.

Saturday, 14th May, 2.00 pm – Studio Theatre, dlr LexIcon, Dun Laoighaire… 46 more words