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by Stephi Wild - May 5, 2020
Sir Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay series on Twitter! This time, he's reading Sonnet 46.
by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2020
Sir Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay series on Twitter! This time, he's reading Sonnet 45.
by Stephi Wild - May 3, 2020
Sir Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay series on Twitter! This time, he's reading Sonnet 44.
by Stephi Wild - May 29, 2020
The Royal Shakespeare Company production of Romeo and Juliet (2019) will be broadcast on BBC Four at 9pm on Sunday 7 June as part of Culture in Quarantine, it was announced today.
by Stephi Wild - May 26, 2020
The Show Must Go Online today announce the full cast for their upcoming livestreamed performed reading of William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet.
by Herbert Paine - May 25, 2020
Southwest Shakespeare Company has launched the Virtual Classics Live Series, the latest edition of which featured THE MERCHANT OF VENICE. (Showcased for live streaming on May 23rd, the program is available on the Company's Facebook page.) Featuring actors from across the country, including the celebrated Patrick Page, the reading, directed by Irwin Appel, is inspired, informative, and, as usual, provocative ~ a worthwhile opportunity to delve into one of Shakespeare's most controversial plays.
by Stephi Wild - May 21, 2020
BritBox, the subscription streaming service from BBC Studios and ITV with the largest collection of British television content in North America, will launch the full BBC Television Shakespeare Collection on May 26.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2020
With no set date for schools to fully reopen in the UK, thousands of young people and families are continuing to home school. The #RSCHomeworkHelp initiative has received hundreds of questions from young people studying Shakespeare in the UK and around the world.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2020
The Show Must Go Online today announced the full cast for their upcoming livestreamed readings of William Shakespeare's Richard II, and a special performance of scenes from Ian Doescher's Much Ado About Mean Girls, presented by Quirk Books as part of their Pop Shakespeare Events.
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 18, 2020
The artistic programming of the 2020 International Festival of Arts & Ideas is underway and will continue through the month of June. The lineup includes More or Less I Am, created by Compagnia de' Colombari; Activist Songbook, created by composer Byron Au Yong and lyricist Aaron Jafferis; and Let's Make a Dance, created by Keigwin + Company.
by Stephi Wild - May 16, 2020
Billy Porter recently performed his new song 'For What It's Worth' on The Graham Norton Show.
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 13, 2020
Spending lockdown in Israel, playwright James Inverne decided to put together an audio recording of his 2018 play A Walk With Mr Heifetz and stream it online for free, but soliciting donations for two Israeli charities - the AICF (America Israel Cultural Foundation) and Meir Panim.
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2020
The Show Must Go Online today announce the full cast for their upcoming livestreamed reading of William Shakespeare's Love's Labour's Lost, and a special performance of scenes from Ian Doescher's The Taming of the Clueless, presented by Quirk Books as part of their Pop Shakespeare Events.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 28, 2020
Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay posts on Twitter, with Sonnet 8.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 26, 2020
Billy Porter took to Instagram to issue a fashion challenge to his followers with the instructions: Be creative!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 26, 2020
Patrick Stewart returned today with another of Shakespeare's sonnets to lift the spirits of his social media followers.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 24, 2020
Sir Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay series on Twitter with Sonnet 2. Sebastian Arcelus has also taken up reading Shakespeare on Twitter. Watch his rendition of Sonnet 105!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2020
Following the success of their first reading of The Two Gentleman of Verona, The Show Must Go Online today announce the full schedule for their upcoming livestreams, with the next reading of The Taming of the Shrew streamed on Thursday 26 March, 7pm.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 24, 2020
Sir Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay series on Twitter with Sonnet 3.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 23, 2020
At a time when social distancing is keeping us from live theatre, Patrick Stewart is doing his part by reading Shakespeare on Twitter!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 23, 2020
Dame Judi Dench and a handful of great British stage actors have come together to spread some Shakespeare from isolation.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 22, 2020
The RSC has announced that many of their productions are available to stream on Marquee TV.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 4, 2020
Broadway and television star, Billy Porter, took to social media tonight to deliver a lengthy and impassioned address to America amidst the widespread protests against police brutality following the death of George Floyd.  
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2020
Monday, April 13 at 5 pm EST, Richard Skipper interviews Linda Purl for an intimate chat on how the coronavirus has affected her, and on her advice to her many fans. Plus, they'll be responding to your comments and questions. Imagine a?oeInside the Actor's Studio,a?? but with Skipper's own personal style.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 4, 2020
Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay posts on Twitter. This time he is reading Sonnet 16.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 30, 2020
Sir Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay series on Twitter! This time, he's reading Sonnet 42.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 29, 2020
Billy Porter is keeping himself very busy in quarantine! On last night's episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Porter video chats with Fallon and shares that he is working on a slew of creative endeavors during his time at home.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 28, 2020
Billy Porter has released a soul-stirring cover of Stephen Stills' “For What It's Worth,” as performed by Buffalo Springfield, continuing the legacy of using his art as a means to raise consciousness.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2020
As part of the newly launched Royal Shakespeare Community initiative, artists from the Royal Shakespeare Company, who are currently unable to rehearse or perform, will lend a hand in helping to unlock Shakespeare for thousands of children and young people studying at home.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 24, 2020
Billy Porter has announced that his new single 'For What It's Worth' is now available!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 23, 2020
Butterfly Theatre Company has brought together a community of 150 people from all over the world to create a unique video version of Shylock's famous monologue from Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice, which has been released across its social media channels to mark Shakespeare's Birthday.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 23, 2020
It has been announced that Jez Butterworth's Jerusalem will return next year. The production will star the play's original lead, Mark Rylance, in the role of Johnny 'Rooster' Byron!
by Herbert Paine - Apr 23, 2020
In creatively adapting to the current COVID-19 crisis, Southwest Shakespeare Company has announced an initiative featuring alternative online productions in its STANDING O SERIES and VIRTUAL CLASSICS LIVE!a??
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 23, 2020
Sir Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay series on Twitter! This time, he's reading Sonnet 37.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 22, 2020
BBC iPlayer is partnering with Royal Shakespeare Company and Shakespeare's Globe - in releasing productions of some of Shakespeare's greatest works in a Culture in Quarantine special, which will be available for over three months.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 22, 2020
Sir Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay series on Twitter! This time, he's reading Sonnet 36.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2020
Sir Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay series on Twitter! This time, he's reading Sonnet 34.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2020
Sir Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay series on Twitter! This time, he's reading Sonnet 33.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 20, 2020
The Show Must Go Online today announced the full cast for their upcoming livestreamed reading of William Shakespeare's Titus Andronicus. Rob Myles directs Tiffany Abercrombie (Lavinia), Clark Alexander (Martius/Attendant), Jack Baldwin (Lucius), Michael Bertenshaw (Titus Andronicus) and more.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 15, 2020
Sir Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay series on Twitter, with a double feature. This time, he's reading Sonnets 27 and 28.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 15, 2020
Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay posts on Twitter. This time he is reading Sonnet 29.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 14, 2020
The Show Must Go Online today announced the full cast for their upcoming livestreamed reading of William Shakespeare's Henry VI Part III.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 13, 2020
Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay posts on Twitter. This time he is reading Sonnet 26.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 13, 2020
Orlando Shakes in partnership with UCF's building may be closed but that hasn't stopped its creative reinvention of how the show must go on. Each week, actors from past productions are featured in 'throwback' videos on the company's Facebook page. Actors are submitting their own fresh takes of their previous performances from living rooms and backyards following stay-at-home orders during the COVID-19 pandemic. The series of videos are a peek into the life of an actor while the country is on lockdown and a celebration of the undaunted spirit of the artist.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 12, 2020
Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay posts on Twitter. This time he is reading Sonnet 25. Watch the video below!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 12, 2020
Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay posts on Twitter, with Sonnet 73.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 10, 2020
Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay posts on Twitter. This time he is reading Sonnet 23.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 10, 2020
Patrick Stewart is continuing his #ASonnetADay posts on Twitter. This time he is reading Sonnet 24.