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Shakespeare is not dead

When the amazing news, covered on this blog, came through that the remains of Richard III had been found in a Leicester car park, I shouted it upstairs to my daughter before driving off to work.  She thought King Richard had been found alive.  I instantly imagined him in a fluorescent jacket, working for NCP, […]

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Shakespeare and Grace: Considering Alternative Endings in Measure for Measure

Alack, when once our grace we have forgot, Nothing goes right. We would and we would not Measure for Measure, 4.4.31-32 In a class I taught recently on Measure for Measure my students explored the dilemmas faced by present-day actors and directors considering how to portray Isabella. In the closing discussion, to add to the ideas […]

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