This week’s video Shakespeare news review includes Emma Thompson, new contemporaries, improvising women, and some reviews. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history. This week, I sport my own No Museum Shakespeare tee, available from Redbubble!
- Emma Thompson on returning to Shakespeare in King Lear after two decades away
- American Shakespeare Center announces titles to be accepted for year 3 of the Shakespeare’s New Contemporaries Project
- In a change at Improvised Shakespeare, both men and women to be players
- All that may become a man
- The Comedy of Errors by Annapolis Shakespeare Company (review)
- King Lear by Amazon Prime/BBC (review)
- As You Like It by Davis Shakespeare Festival (review)
- Titus Andronicus by Voices Found Repertory (review)
- The Comedy of Errors by Shakespeare Theatre Company (review)
This video was recorded with an iPad Air 2, using Teleprompter Premiusm and GarageBand for iOS. It was then edited in Adobe Premier Pro CC 2018 on a Dell Inspiron 3847 computer.
The royalty-free “opening” music (Moose) is courtesy of Bensound, which offers great royalty-free music as well, some of it free!
The “Old Film Countdown” leader is courtesy of Maxdev99 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bRPQmaFQiwM).
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