Posts Tagged ‘Shakespeare’

And you thought Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation was out there. The Royal Shakespeare Company has teamed up with Mudlark, a cross-platform production company, to bring you Such Tweet Sorrow, a modern-day telling of Romeo & Juliet — via tweets. (more…)

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Pip Willcox, digital editor at the Oxford digital library with 1611 quarto edition of Hamlet.

In an ordinary room off a beige corridor in a dull 1930s Oxford building, four priceless early editions of Hamlet lie thrillingly open on a large round table that once belonged to John Ruskin.


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from http://breakingnews.iol.ie/entertainment/sex-and-the-city-actress-wants-to-star-in-shakespeare-play-439726.html:
Kristin Davis wants to star in a Shakespeare play.

The ‘Sex and the City’ actress is a huge fan of the work of the revered English playwright and is ready to swap the big screen for the stage for one particular role. (more…)

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from Playbill.com:

The Public Theater will introduce New York City teens to the classics as part of the new Shakespeare Initiative, which will launch in summer 2010. (more…)

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