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This week’s Shakespeare news review includes Ryan Adams, Ian McKellen, Antony Sher, and a bloody Titus Andronicus. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.
- Ryan Adams just compared covering Taylor Swift to performing Shakespeare
- Mark Rylance among new research fellows at Shakespeare’s Globe
- Sir Ian McKellen: Don’t bother reading Shakespeare
- McKellen responses
- No, Julian, you DON’T need a degree to enjoy Shakespeare, says furious Antony Sher
- Kentucky Shakespeare unveils 2016 lineup
- Shakespeare is the bard of today’s world
- The Bard imbibes Shakespeare in the Pub
- South Brooklyn Shakespeare reading series
- Colorado Shakespeare Festival’s 2016 lineup will include ‘plays that need to be seen’
- Could this be Shakespeare’s skull? Why Church ruling means we may never know
- Much Ado About Nothing by Shakespeare’s Globe on tour
- Henry IV by Donmar and St. Anne’s
- The Tempest by Shakespeare Tavern
- Titus Andronicus by Chesapeake Shakespeare Company (review)
- Friends and Romans (film reviews: Philly.com | Boston Herald)
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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