This week’s Shakespeare news review includes elbows, creative liberty, a bicycle-riding Shakespeare troupe and some reviews of a kinky Measure for Measure. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.
- Oregon Shakespeare Festival documentary
- Shakespeare on the Rocks to produce Hamlet for the last time
- Even when adapting Shakespeare, there’s room for a little creative liberty
- Did Shakespeare really invent the word “elbow”?
- The HandleBards
- Hamlet and Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead by The Rogue Theater
- As You Like It by Annapolis Shakespeare Company
- A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Detention Edition by Niles West Theatre
- Macbeth film review
- Henry V by Royal Shakespeare Company (review)
- King Lear by Great Lakes Theater (review)
- Measure for Measure at London’s Young Vic (reviews: Independent | Telegraph | Daily Mail)
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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