This week’s Shakespeare news review includes “Before Shakespeare,” the boys from No Holds Bard, and female Lears, Hamlets, Malvolios and Richard IIIs. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.
- Shakespeare’s Globe brings Taming of the Shrew to teens to explore gender and identity questions
- To she or not to she: Toronto stage productions reimagine Shakespeare
- Guess what? Shakespeare didn’t start the theater scene in England.
- Shakespeare meets sitcom: Twelfth Night gets funky on Staten Island
- No Holds Bard: Men’s Eyes Were Made To Look, And Let Them Gaze
- A comedy of errors: Much ado as Shakespeare Institute’s official Twitter account spams followers with links to PORN after being hacked
- National Theatre gives Shakespeare a lesbian twist
- Shakespeare company to perform Twelfth Night
- Richard III by Bell Shakespeare (reviews: Sydney Morning Herald | The Guardian | The Australian)
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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