This week’s Shakespeare news review includes shipwrecks and storms, racism, gambling, and video Shakespearean karaoke. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.
- Experience Shakespeare in video game form with Play the Knave, part of the UI First Folio! activities
- The game is up: Shakespeare’s language not as original as dictionaries think
- Leader of Shakespeare seminars spreads joy of theater
- Virginia Beach museum brings together shipwrecks and Shakespeare
- Is Shakespeare racist?
- Hear Ye: lecture explores gambling during time of Shakespeare
- Royal Shakespeare Company plans hi-tech staging of The Tempest
- Atlanta Shakespeare Company to perform all Henry VI plays
- RSC’s The Tempest
- Polynesian twist on Shakespeare’s Macbeth at Mangere Arts Centre
- King Lear by Royal Shakespeare Company (review)
- Othello by Marin Shakespeare (review)
- Margaret of Anjou by Those Women Productions (reviews: Californian | Mercury News)
- A Midsummer Night’s Dream by Filter Theatre and Lyric Hammersmith (reviews: Daily Review | Australian)
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.
The bumper music (Blue Nuke) and the segue music (Sonic Chaos) are courtesy of Royalty Free Music.com, which offers a comprehensive music library of production music for your various royalty free music needs including full albums, tracks and free music clips, loops, and beats available for download.