Year of Shakespeare: Troilus and Cressida

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This post is part of Year of Shakespeare, a project documenting the World Shakespeare Festival, the greatest celebration of Shakespeare the world has ever seen.

 

A Toroihi rāua ko Kāhiri (Troilus and Cressida), Ngākau Toa, dir. Rachel House and Jamus Webster, 23 April 2012 at The Globe, London

By Catherine Silverstone, Queen Mary University of London


 

You can read Catherine’s review of the production at

http://blog.shakespearesglobe.com/ngakau-toas-a-toroihi-raua-ko-kahiri-troilus-and-cressida-by-catherine-silverstone/

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Author:Catherine Silverstone

Catherine Silverstone is Senior Lecturer in Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies at Queen Mary University of London. She is the author of Shakespeare, Trauma and Contemporary Performance (Routledge, 2011) and co-editor of Tragedy in Transition (Blackwell, 2007).

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