The Canterbury Shakespeare Festival came to town with a new play, Magna Carta. Named after the seminal 1215 charter upon which the play focuses on, this newly written play draws Shakespeare’s 1623 play ‘The Life and Death of King John’ that famously omitted the famous...

March 10, 2020

The Royal Shakespeare has delivered a version of William Shakespeare’s ‘As you Like It’ which I’m sure everyone who has watched it will remember, if only for the fact that they were made a part of it. Never have I been to a play where an audience was encouraged to shar...

February 28, 2020

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Royal Shakespeare Company moved us into a parallel version of Taming of the Shrew in the Marlowe Theatre, where women are the prevalent gender rather than men. The director Justin Audibert was inspired by the novel Power by Naomi Al...

February 5, 2020

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Naturally, having seen Dominic Dromgoole’s production of Measure for Measure at The Globe Theatre in 2015, seeds of doubt crept in prior to watching the Royal Shakespeare Company’s performance at The Marlowe Theatre. I started to...

March 4, 2019

Kenneth Branagh continues his cinematic Shakespeare fanboying with his affectionate and sobering biopic, detailing the last three years in the author's life when he returned home to his family in the countryside after having lived away in London for the previous two de...

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