This week’s Shakespeare news review includes the Stratford Shakespeare Festival initiative to capture its productions on video for future release, Shakespeare & Co.’s 2015 season, National Theatre Live’s announcement that this October’s Hamlet with Benedict Cumberbatch will be broadcast globally to cinemas, Buenos Aires’ Shakespeare Fest, and the mock trial of Falstaff v. The Merry Housewives of Windsor. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.
- Rapper helps students learn Shakespeare
- Stratford Festival to share performances with the world
- Henry V by Orlando Shakespeare Theater
- Purple Rose Theater to host Shakespeare course
- Shakespeare & Co. announces 2015 season
- Cumberbatch’s Hamlet to be broadcast globally in cinemas
- The Autry offers a Native American perspective on Shakespeare with ‘Off The Rails’
- Buenos Aires Shakespeare Fest
- Shakespeare Fest’s new chief aims to change lives through theater
- Shakespeare at Solano
- Orlando Shakespeare puts the Merry Wives on trial
- Shakespeare’s R & J by Blackfriars Theatre
- Romeo and Juliet by Stolen Shakespeare Guild (review)
- Othello by Artistes of the International Centre of Kathakali (review)
- Othello: The Remix by the Q Brothers/Chicago Shakespeare Theatre (review)
- The Tempest by Springfield Contemporary Theater (review)
- A Midsummer Night’s Dream by the Clarence Brown Theater (review)
- Love’s Labor’s Lost by Royal Shakespeare Company (review)
This podcast was recorded with the built-in microphone on an Acer Chromebook C720, using AudioRecorder from gideon.weissman (webaudiodemos.appspot.com). It was then edited in Adobe Audition Creative Cloud on a Dell Inspiron 3847 computer.
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