This week’s Shakespeare news review podcast includes code-breaking Shakespeare scholar, contemporary connections to Measure for Measure, and a whole bunch of reviews. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.
- Who will believe thee? Shakespeare’s Measure For Measure on Weinstein, Trump and Justice
- Tell us 5 things about your book: a Shakespeare scholar turned Nazi hunter
- Kentucky Shakespeare resurrects Titus Andronicus, and it’s bloodier and more brutal than last year
- Cardenio by St. Louis Shakespeare (review: St. Louis Today | Ladue News | Riverfront Times)
- The Taming of the Shrew by Chicago Shakespeare Theater (review)
- Measure for Measure by Elevator Repair Service (reviews: NY Times | Vulture)
- Folger Theatre production bridges the gulfs of Shakespeare’s Antony & Cleopatra
- Richard III at Brooklyn Academy of Music (review)
- The Merchant of Venice by Bell Shakespeare (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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