This week’s Shakespeare news review includes Taffety Punk at the Folger, the Capital Fringe Festival, Ted Cruz, the Viola Project, and Sex with Shakespeare. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.
- Staging Shakespeare in a day
- The Night Of is surprisingly similar to Hamlet
- How Fringe shakes up Shakespeare
- Feeling Misanthropic? Here’s Shakespeare’s Guide to Swearing Like One
- The drama of Ted Cruz: a little bit of Shakespeare in that speech?
- From Hemingway to Shakespeare
- Shakespeare, with a generous helping of girl power
- Shakespeare Outdoors: Now Is The Summer Of Our Content
- Around the Town: Shakespeare Festival returns with comedy and drama
- Rachel Pickup on the scary relevance of Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice
- The Merchant of Venice by Shakespeare’s Globe (reviews: Huffington Post | TimeOutNY | Variety)
- The Comedy of Errors by Delaware Shakespeare Festival (review)
- The Taming of the Shrew by Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival (reviews: NewsWorks | Morning Call)
- Hamlet and All’s Well That Ends Well by Shakespeare in High Park (review)
- Richard II by Michigan Shakespeare Festival (review)
- Much Ado About Nothing by Adirondack Shakespeare Company (review)
- Macbeth by Shakespeare’s Globe (review)
- Sex with Shakespeare by Jillian Keenan (review)
- Twelfth Night by Coeurage Theatre Company (review)
- Richard III by Independent Shakespeare Company (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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