This week’s Shakespeare news review includes #CompleteTweets, more Guardian Shakespeare Solo videos, Shakespeare at Sing Sing, a topless Tempest in Central Park, and Emma Rice takes over Shakespeare’s Globe to decidedly polarized reviews. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.
- Damian Lewis and Zawe Ashton among stars for new set of Shakespeare Solos
- What it’s like to perform Shakespeare in prison
- Daisy Ridley to star in Shakespeare movie before Star Wars IX return
- Cincinnati to host 2018 Shakespeare Theatre Association conference
- Midsummer’s Night Dream featured at first Shakespeare festival at White Park
- Can Twitter’s infinite monkeys write the complete works of Shakespeare?
- Philomena Cunk: ‘Shakespeare has more Henrys than a Hoover showroom’
- Hollow Crown II: all you need to know about Shakespeare’s Henry VI
- The Bible and Shakespeare
- The cut and thrust of Shakespeare: a fight director’s view
- Montana Shakespeare in the Parks to perform Richard III and The Comedy of Errors during summer tour
- Shakespeare in the Park returning with As You Like It
- Was Shakespeare a misogynist? New production of Taming of the Shrew asks the question
- Naked ladies play Shakespeare’s Tempest in Central Park
- Upstart Crow (review)
- Romeo and Juliet by Annapolis Shakespeare Company (review)
- Shakespeare’s Globe risks wrath after installing ‘sixth form disco’
- A Midsummer Night’s Dream by Shakespeare’s Globe (reviews: Telegraph | Financial Times)
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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