The Bill / Shakespeare Project presents: This Week in Shakespeare news [VIDEO], for the week ending Monday, June 18th, 2018

[archive]

This week the Shakespeare news review emerges from its cocoon,  transformed from the lowly podcast (after 200 episodes) into the new-fangled video, and it includes a pop-up Globe, Hanks as Falstaff, Shakespeare World Cup, and an autism intervention. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.

Continue reading “The Bill / Shakespeare Project presents: This Week in Shakespeare news [VIDEO], for the week ending Monday, June 18th, 2018”

The Bill / Shakespeare Project presents: This Week in Shakespeare news, for the week ending Monday, June 11th, 2018

[archive]

This Week in Shakespeare, a Shakespeare news podcast from The Bill / Shakespeare Project
This Week in Shakespeare, a Shakespeare news podcast from The Bill / Shakespeare Project

This week’s Shakespeare news review podcast includes the Shakespeare’s new contemporaries, Ethan Hawke, and Tom Hanks as Falstaff. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.

Continue reading “The Bill / Shakespeare Project presents: This Week in Shakespeare news, for the week ending Monday, June 11th, 2018”

The Bill / Shakespeare Project presents: This Week in Shakespeare news, for the week ending Monday, June 4th, 2018

[archive]

This Week in Shakespeare, a Shakespeare news podcast from The Bill / Shakespeare Project
This Week in Shakespeare, a Shakespeare news podcast from The Bill / Shakespeare Project

This week’s Shakespeare news review podcast includes the good, the Bard, and the ugly, Netflix, and a boatload of reviews. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.

Continue reading “The Bill / Shakespeare Project presents: This Week in Shakespeare news, for the week ending Monday, June 4th, 2018”

Media Thursday: Preview–King Lear by BBC

It’s Media Thursday, and since I didn’t head down to North Hollywood this week to catch the latest installment of Toil and Trouble’s “The Madhouse” Shakespearean burlesque, you’ll have to settle for something a little less…experiential.

Continue reading “Media Thursday: Preview–King Lear by BBC”

The Bill / Shakespeare Project presents: This Week in Shakespeare news, for the week ending Monday, May 28th, 2018

[archive]

This Week in Shakespeare, a Shakespeare news podcast from The Bill / Shakespeare Project
This Week in Shakespeare, a Shakespeare news podcast from The Bill / Shakespeare Project

This week’s Shakespeare news review podcast [YES, we’re back…finally] includes a fun quiz, a great think-piece on music, and some mixed reviews for Shakespeare’s Globe’s experiment. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.

Continue reading “The Bill / Shakespeare Project presents: This Week in Shakespeare news, for the week ending Monday, May 28th, 2018”

The Bill / Shakespeare Project presents: This Week in Shakespeare news, for the week ending Monday, April 23rd, 2018

[archive]

This Week in Shakespeare, a Shakespeare news podcast from The Bill / Shakespeare Project
This Week in Shakespeare, a Shakespeare news podcast from The Bill / Shakespeare Project

This week’s Shakespeare news review podcast includes deaf Shakespeare, an online auction, and some birthday-related articles. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.

Continue reading “The Bill / Shakespeare Project presents: This Week in Shakespeare news, for the week ending Monday, April 23rd, 2018”

This is your captain speaking: it’s gonna be a bumpy ride…

Over the course of the next two weeks, the website might be a little, shall we say, finicky. So will my personal site.

I’m switching web hosts. No need for more statements until the shift has been made (at which point, I’m thinking scorched-earth isn’t a bad idea…): but let’s just say, “GDGD!”

Say “I bought it on eBay”…

OK, so I don’t know how many of you heard about this, but the Royal Shakespeare Company is auctioning off some of its past costume and props…

Continue reading “Say “I bought it on eBay”…”