Articles Tagged 'Much Ado About Nothing'

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Sir Kenneth Branagh to Perform Shakespeare in NYC Armory

Sir Kenneth Branagh will make his New York stage debut in a production of Shakespeare’s Macbeth at an army base, reports BBC News. He made his return to Shakespeare after over a decade with his Manchester International Festival production of the Scottish general’s strife after receiving a prophecy from three witches, which he starred in […]

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Brit Binge Watching: Five Shakespeare Adaptations You Can View Online

Do you enjoy Shakespeare but don’t really have the time to sit down and deconstruct one of his plays? Well, you’re in luck, since the beginning of motion pictures, his work has been adapted into film and TV productions like these youthful and offbeat movie adaptations. Let’s take a peek at the more traditional interpretations […]

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Shakespeare Day: In Honor of the Bard of Avon

Poet and playwright William Shakespeare is celebrated on April 23 each year, affectionately known as Shakespeare Day, and while today is not a bank holiday (people don’t get the day off of work) in the U.K., it is indeed nationally observed. Why April 23? He was baptized on April 26 in 1564 but the actual […]

David Tennant And Catherine Tate’s Shakespearian Romp: Any Good?

Last night saw the first performance of Josie Rourke’s new production of the Shakespeare play Much Ado About Nothing, which just so happens to star David Tennant opposite his former TARDIS travelling companion, Catherine Tate. The production, at London’s Wyndham’s Theatre, sets the play in 1980s Gibraltar, complete with golf buggies, disco balls and David […]