This week’s Shakespeare news review includes new Pelican covers, an Oscar win for Rylance, the “Bad(ass) Quarto” of Hamlet spurring a feud, and an absolute boatload of reviews. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.
- Pelican Shakespeare to relaunch the entire series with all-new beautiful covers
- Waco Shakespeare fans to test film society interest
- Shakespeare’s Badass Quarto
- PSC400 to present all of Shakespeare in one year
- Mark Rylance: from Shakespeare’s Globe to Oscar glory
- Heritage Center to host Shakespeare Festival
- Twin brothers double up for Shakespeare
- The romantic side of Shakespeare
- Colorado Shakespeare Festival to try some gender-bending in 2016
- Richard II by Actors’ Shakespeare Project (reviews: Globe | WBUR)
- A Midsummer Night’s Dream by Royal Shakespeare Company (reviews: Guardian | The Stage | Standard | Telegraph)
- Pericles by Trevor Nunn at the Theatre for a New Audience (reviews: Brooklyn Eagle | NY Times | AM New York)
- Romeo and Juliet by Bell Shakespeare (reviews: Morning Herald | Australian Stage)
- Othello by Chicago Shakespeare Theater (reviews: Journal-Sentinel | Sun-Times)
- Twelfth Night by Filter Theatre (review)
- As You Like It by Shrewd Productions (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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