This week’s Shakespeare news review includes the DNA findings of the corpse of Richard III, transgressive spins on Shakespeare, the surging popularity of Shakespeare in China, and Will Ferrell doing Shakespeare. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.
- Richard III DNA Surprise
- Much Ado About Nothing by Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey (photo flash)
- Branding Language in an Overvisualized World
- Strangest Shakespeare Production
- Cheek By Jowl digital archives
- Shakespeare fest founder remembered for midsummer dream
- Intrepid Shakespeare Company making Encinitas its permanent home
- Shakespeare in Shanghai: The Bard takes China by storm
- Orlando Shakespeare Theater announces 2015 season
- Camden Shakespeare Festival announces 2015 season
- Hudson Valley Shakespeare announces 2015 season
- Two Gentlemen of Lebowski by Fairbanks Shakespeare Theatre
- Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare in the Square
- Will at the Off Center for Performing Arts
- As You Like It by Australian Shakespeare Company
- A Midsummer Night’s Dream by Armonk Players
- The Tempest by the Shakespeare Theatre Company
- Will Ferrell to take on Shakespeare
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy; written by Will Ferrell and Adam McKay; directed by Adam McKay; distributed by DreamWorks Pictures in 2004
This podcast was recorded using a Blue Snowball microphone onto an ASUS laptop, using Audacity recording software. It was then edited in Adobe Audition Creative Cloud on a Dell Inspiron 3847 computer.
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