6 days ago · For the first time in its history, a Royal Shakespeare Company production – The Winter’s Tale, directed by Erica Whyman – gets its world premiere on BBC television. The film adaptation of The Winter’s Tale will be screened on BBC Four in April, coinciding with the month of Shakespeare’s birthday.
5 days ago · The Life and Death of King Richard the Second, commonly called Richard II, is a history play by William Shakespeare believed to have been written around 1595. It is based on the life of King Richard II of England (ruled 1377–1399) and chronicles his downfall and the machinations of his nobles.
6 days ago · Malvolio is a popular character choice among stage actors; others who have taken the part include Ian Holm many times, Simon Russell Beale (Donmar Warehouse, 2002), Richard Cordery in 2005, Patrick Stewart, in Chichester, in 2007, Derek Jacobi (Donmar Warehouse) in 2009, Richard Wilson in 2009 and Stephen Fry at the Globe in 2012.
17 hours ago · Much Ado About Nothing is a comedy by William Shakespeare thought to have been written in 1598 and 1599. The play was included in the First Folio, published in 1623.. The play is set in Messina and centers around two romantic pairings that emerge when a group of soldiers arrive in the town.
4 days ago · The shows were The Winter's Tale, a double bill of Harlequinade and All On Her Own, Red Velvet, The Painkiller, Romeo and Juliet and The Entertainer. Branagh directed all but The Entertainer, in which he starred. Branagh also starred in The Winter's Tale, Harlequinade and The Painkiller.
4 days ago · Shakespeare Uncovered, Series I, 2013, 53 minutes "He will give the devil his due. Jeremy Irons researches Shakespeare's history plays as well as the differences between the real history and the father-son drama that Shakespeare creates."
5 days ago · Geoffrey Roy Rush AC (born 6 July 1951) is an Australian actor. He is among 24 people who have won the Triple Crown of Acting: an Academy Award for film, a Primetime Emmy Award for television, and a Tony Award for theatre.
4 days ago · Today on Insight, we're looking at Gov. Newsom's announcement to reopen the state by June 15th, what's needed for that to happen. Plus, we're looking at nursing homes reopening across the country ...
2 days ago · The end of “churlish winter’s tyranny”: February in Shakespeare’s Stratford; Stratford in 2020, and welcome to 2021; The Shakespeare Club’s latest President: Sir Stanley Wells; Stratford in November’s lockdown, 2020; Categories. Legacy (683) Plays and Poems (172) Shakespeare on Stage (297) Shakespeare's World (322) Sources (41)
2 days ago · schedule. Having landed by helicopter, he took part in most of the festivities as well as carrying out some important official functions. He spent the day visiting the newly-opened Shakespeare Centre and the Birthplace in Henley Street, being the chief guest at the official luncheon, opening the Shakespeare exhibition on Waterside, meeting Peter Hall and Governors of the Royal Shakespeare ...
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