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Wednesday, October 5, 2016

‘Man up, Hamlet, get thyself stuck in’ – Shakespeare digested by John Crace and John Sutherland

How best to mark the 400th anniversary of the Bard’s death? With parody, according to John Crace, who rewrites some famous scenes, and John Sutherland, who casts a critical eye over the fo…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:48AM
Friday, November 28, 2014

Was Shakespeare gay, and does it matter? by John Sutherland

Although not a new question, its re-emergence is germane to the interpretation of his plays, and not just a scholars’ spat Continue reading...

SOURCE: The Guardian at 04:46AM
Friday, October 11, 2013

All the world's a stage for Shakespeare, but we no longer understand him | John Sutherland by John Sutherland

National Theatre director Nicholas Hytner admitted he found performances of the Bard's works confusing – and he's not aloneNicholas Hytner, director of the National Theatre, has admitted w…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 10:17AM

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