This week’s Shakespeare news review includes maps, more maps, tabletops, insults, and Bob Dylan. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.
- How maps shaped Shakespeare
- Boston Public Library map exhibit online
- My kingdom for a can of beans! A radical take on the Bard in ‘Table Top Shakespeare’
- The 2017 Shakespeare on The Common production will be. . .
- The funniest Shakespeare plays: we rank them all
- Love’s lessons endure in Tennessee Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing
- OF ALL THINGS: Will Shakespeare, insult champion
- Shakespeare’s As You Like It trumps reality TV
- Westworld’s most important Shakespeare quote means more than you think
- Why you should read more Shakespeare
- The Hollow Crown and Game of Thrones remix Shakespeare
- TV miniseries tries to make Shakespeare less bookish
- Bob Dylan’s Nobel Prize speech likens his writing experience to Shakespeare’s
- South Dakota Shakespeare Festival to present comedy in 2017
- Shakespeare ‘soap operas’ air on PBS
- Exclusive: see Daniel Craig and David Oyelowo rehearsing their sold-out Othello
- Hamlet in Belgrade (review)
- The Tempest by Actors’ Shakespeare Project (reviews: WBUR | Boston Globe)
- All’s Well That Ends Well by Philadelphia Artists’ Collective (review)
- Romeo and Juliet by Maryland Shakespeare Players (review)
This podcast was recorded with a Yeti microphone by Blue Microphones on an iPad Air 2, using GarageBand for iOS. It was then edited in Adobe Audition Creative Cloud on a Dell Inspiron 3847 computer.
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