This week’s Shakespeare news review includes “Will & Jane,” the World Shakespeare Congress, Shakespeare’s place in American history, and “Motorcycle Macbeth.” PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.
- Much ado about Shakespeare: UK hosts global Bard summit
- Sturgis meets Shakespeare in ‘Motorcycle Macbeth’
- Shakespeare, once and future American
- Musical literacy in Shakespeare’s England
- Lit’s Dynamic Duo, Will and Jane, Shared Path to Pop Stardom
- Shakespeare and the natural world [infographic]
- Othello: The Remix, by the Q Brothers, will give Shakespeare a beat Off-Broadway
- Idaho Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night asks, ‘Who are you, anyway?’
- Shakespeare’s Macbeth, Donald Trump, and the Republican Party
- Henry V by Houston Shakespeare Festival (reviews: Houston Chronicle | Houston Press)
- Much Ado About Nothing at T.U. Studios (review)
- Henry VI by Bare Theatre (reviews: News-Observer | IndyWeek)
- Love’s Labor’s Lost by Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival (reviews: Philly.com | Morning Call)
- Julius Caesar by Vermont Shakespeare Festival (reviews: Seven Days | Burlington Free Press)
- The Two Gentlemen of Verona in Chester (review)
- Hamlet by Santa Cruz Shakespeare (review)
- Cry “Havoc!” by Stephen Wolfert (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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