William Shakespeare
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Shakespeare's Wit and Humor, Pathos and Anger Remains Vital, 450 Years After His Birth
20 May 2014 // 9:14 PM

As the creator of iambic fictions, Shakespeare is the ultimate meme. His name stirs a cascade of associations, memories and feelings in all who are touched by his work.

//Columns

Shakespeare's 'As You Like It' Trumps Reality TV
7 Dec 2016 // 9:30 PM

Shakespeare's As You Like It employed every signature reality show convention three and a half centuries before television even existed.

Ralph Fiennes and Vanessa Redgrave Re-team in the Almeida’s Excellent ‘Richard III’
19 Jun 2016 // 9:45 PM

Rupert Goold’s spare, intense production divests Richard III of any pantomime associations and boasts an astounding performance from Ralph Fiennes as the treacherous monarch.

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400 Years After His Death, William Shakespeare Has Kept His Cool
4 Apr 2016 // 7:02 AM

“Once you discover Shakespeare, he can be right at the center of your imagination,” said Ian McKellen. “Long may he continue to do just that.”

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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