This week’s Shakespeare news review podcast includes Shakespeare Underground, Trump and Breitbart, Richard III for our time, and bloody tyrants. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.
- Atlanta Shakespeare Company remounts Comedy of Errors
- ATC announces 2018 season of the Shakespeare Underground
- Daisy Ridley, Naomi Watts give Ophelia an empowering update in first look
- Cincinnati to become center of Shakespeare universe
- Trump insults “sh!thole” countries; Breitbart compares him to Shakespeare
- Why Shakespeare’s Richard III is suddenly a play for our time
- Acting legend to play bloodthirsty tyrant Macbeth
- All-female cast and creative team to stage The Taming of the Shrew
- Resist! Henry the Fourth premieres in Madison February 9
- Fifty Shades of Shakespeare comes to Mary’s Attic
- Hamlet by Nashville Shakespeare Festival (review)
- Timon of Athens by Seattle Shakespeare Company (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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