This week’s Shakespeare news review includes Mind-Blowing Facts, Original Pronunciation, the stage adaptation of Kill Shakespeare, and announcements of various 2015-16 seasons. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.
- Rethinking (and re-burying) Richard III (Independent | Mirror | Telegraph)
- Pigeon Creek Shakespeare to present Julius Caesar
- The Merchant of Venice by Heart of America Shakespeare Festival
- 20 Mind-Blowing Facts about Shakespeare
- Who was William Shakespeare?
- What Shakespeare’s English sounded like
- Kill Shakespeare by Valkyrie Theater Company
- Shakespeare sonnets will get a slamming in Central Park
- Lily Rabe joins cast of Shakespeare in the Park cast
- Seattle Shakespeare Company announces 2015-16 season
- Actors’ Shakespeare Project announces 2015-16 season
- Chesapeake Shakespeare announces 2015-16 season
- Texas Shakespeare Festival announces 2015 season
- Atlanta Shakespeare to stage The Taming of the Shrew
- “Ideas of Order: A Close Reading of Shakespeare’s Sonnets” by Neil L. Rudenstine (review)
- Henry IV, Part One by Antaeus Theater (review)
- Macbeth by the Arden Theater Company (review)
- The Merchant of Venice by Heart of America Shakespeare Festival (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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