This week’s Shakespeare news review includes the Wild West, China, overlooked Wives, cartoons, and dueling Lears. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.
- Compass Shakespeare Ensemble stages Comedy of Errors
- How William Shakespeare won the West
- Library exhibit shows this is Shakespeare’s town
- Lloyd Webber agrees to be Shakespeare Week patron
- Actors Hall of Fame launching Shakespeare film and TV productions for China
- 2017 for Trinity Shakespeare
- Distilling lessons in corporate leadership from Shakespeare
- The director of Folger Shakespeare Library on inventing words, abusing language
- Two ways to bring Shakespeare into the twenty-first century
- The plays we overlook: The Merry Wives of Windsor
- Trump chief strategist Steve Bannon spent his time in Hollywood writing about space sex with Shakespeare
- RSC hosts Shakespeare cartoon exhibition
- A tale of two Lears: Glenda Jackson and Antony Sher scale Shakespeare’s mightiest tragedy
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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