This week’s Shakespeare news review podcast includes: the passing of a legend, Fake Shakespeare Facts, diversity, and pop-ups. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.
- African-American Shakespeare’s Caribbean take on Midsummer
- Sir Peter Hall, Royal Shakespeare Company founder, dies aged 86
- Royal Shakespeare Company announces 2018 summer season
- The International Shakespeare Center Santa Fe announces ‘A Year of Lear‘
- People are making up #FakeShakespeareFacts on Twitter and they’re pretty brilliant
- Don’t replace Shakespeare. Diversity in literature needs to be about ‘and’ not ‘or’
- Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks host Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles 27th Annual Simply Shakespeare
- RSC refuses to cast plays with equal numbers of men and women insisting Shakespeare wrote for MEN
- Why Shakespeare would approve of the Pop-Up Globe
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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