This week’s Shakespeare news review podcast includes controversy in the park, Corden and Blunt make like Romeo and Juliet, and Original Practices. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.
- Senators stab Trump to death in Central Park performance of Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar
- How an Oregon theater got the attention of the Tonys, the Pulitzers and Broadway
- 3 places to see Shakespeare outdoors this summer
- Andrew Scott on Hamlet, Sherlock and making Shakespeare fresh for younger audiences
- James Corden and Emily Blunt give Shakespeare a pop playlist
- Why Shakespeare’s work is more relevant than ever, as told by key themes
- Hamlet can be played by a man — or a woman. In Boise, you get both.
- To rehearse or not to rehearse? Original Practice Shakespeare chooses spontaneity
- Shakespeare on the Concho
- The Winter’s Tale by Shakespeare Festival Saint Louis (review)
- The Taming of the Shrew by New Orleans Shakespeare Festival (review)
- Much Ado About Nothing by Kentucky Shakespeare (reviews: LEO Weekly | Insider Louisville)
- Julius Caesar by Shakespeare in the Park (reviews: Deadline | NY Times | NY Daily News)
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.
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.
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