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The New Yorker
Angels and AgesWhat did Edwin Stanton actually say at Lincoln’s deathbed? Language has become
Angels and Ages
The New Yorker / Posted 6 hours ago
What did Edwin Stanton actually say at Lincoln’s deathbed? Language has become a central subject in Lincoln studies.Credit David Hughes This all began on a very long plane ride, East Coast to West, when I was reading Doris Kearns Goodwin’s “Team of... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Anniesland supermarket gets ready for Valentine's Day with oyster bargainAn Anniesland supermarket is bracing itself for a busy Valentine’s Day weekend
Anniesland supermarket gets ready for Valentine's Day with oyster bargain
EveningTimes Online / Posted 12 hours ago
An Anniesland supermarket is bracing itself for a busy Valentine’s Day weekend with a special offer on fresh oysters for just 25p each. Morrison’s supermarket is running the promotion in the store which will see British Pacific Oysters, which are... Read more
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TribLIVE
Romance goes over the top at Greensburg Civic Theatre’s ‘Dinner’Romance goes over the top at Greensburg Civic Theatre's 'Dinner' | TribLIVE Ne
Romance goes over the top at Greensburg Civic Theatre’s ‘Dinner’
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
Romance goes over the top at Greensburg Civic Theatre's 'Dinner' | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Romance goes over the top at Greensburg Civic Theatre's 'Dinner' The cast of Greensburg Civic Theatre's 'Don't Dress for Dinner,' (front row, from left):... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Food of love on discount as oysters sell for 25p at supermarketA supermarket chain is selling oysters - a known romantic stimulant - at the sa
Food of love on discount as oysters sell for 25p at supermarket
Wakefield Today / Posted 3 days ago
A supermarket chain is selling oysters - a known romantic stimulant - at the same price of a cod fish finger in the run up to Valentine’s day. Morrisons is to sell the shellfish, which retail for around £5 in Harrods, for just 25p each, up until... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Shakespeare gets a modern look amid a Dallas theatre renaissanceRomeo and Juliet get around. This, however, may be the first time in Dallas-For
Shakespeare gets a modern look amid a Dallas theatre renaissance
Dallas Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
Romeo and Juliet get around. This, however, may be the first time in Dallas-Fort Worth that they get around in a time that looks like 2016. Dallas Theater Center is taking a fresh approach with a sleekly modernized adaptation of Shakespeare’s... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Book review: 'Medicis Daughter: A Novel of Marguerite de Valois' by Sophia Perinot“Medicis Daughter: A Novel of Marguerite de Valois” by Sophia Perinot (St. Mart
Book review: 'Medicis Daughter: A Novel of Marguerite de Valois' by Sophia Perinot
The Oklahoman / Posted 6 days ago
“Medicis Daughter: A Novel of Marguerite de Valois” by Sophia Perinot (St. Martin's Press, 374 pages, in stores) In winter 1564, when she was 14 years old, young Princess Margot is summoned to the court of her brother, King Charles IX of France,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
What many NFL players have in common with Henry VIII: Brain damage"Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown," Shakespeare wrote in "Henry IV, Pa
What many NFL players have in common with Henry VIII: Brain damage
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
"Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown," Shakespeare wrote in "Henry IV, Part Two." It was certainly true of a later portly potentate. Mad, sad, plagued by memory problems and prone to unpredictable rages late in life, Henry VIII may have... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
What many NFL players have in common with Henry VIII: Brain damage"Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown," Shakespeare wrote in "Henry IV, Pa
What many NFL players have in common with Henry VIII: Brain damage
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
"Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown," Shakespeare wrote in "Henry IV, Part Two." It was certainly true of a later portly potentate. Mad, sad, plagued by memory problems and prone to unpredictable rages late in life, Henry VIII may have... Read more
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The Irish Times
The Making of Shakespeare’s First Folio by Emma Smith review The 1623 folio is a vital resource as it contains 18 plays that would otherwi
The Making of Shakespeare’s First Folio by Emma Smith review
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
The 1623 folio is a vital resource as it contains 18 plays that would otherwise have been lost How were Shakespeare’s works preserved and passed down to us? It sounds like a rather dry... Read more
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Daily Mirror
David Cameron's old school probes claims in 'illegal hare hunting' videoEton College has launched an urgent probe into claims its beagling club took pa
David Cameron's old school probes claims in 'illegal hare hunting' video
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
Eton College has launched an urgent probe into claims its beagling club took part in an 'illegal' hare hunt. Activists from the League Against Cruel Sports filmed what they claimed was the school's club in "the prolonged chase of a hare" last year... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Stage DoorCincinnati Shakespeare Company is staging the original “game of thrones” — Engl
Stage Door
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 21 days ago
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is staging the original “game of thrones” — England’s Hundred Years’ War (1337-1453) as retold by the Bard’s history plays — eight shows being presented in chronological order across five theater seasons. (Cincy Shakes... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Stile Antico and Folger Consort at Washington National Cathedral: Friday, Jan. 22Early music—music of the medieval, Renaissance, and early Baroque periods – is
Stile Antico and Folger Consort at Washington National Cathedral: Friday, Jan. 22
Washington City Paper / Posted 22 days ago
Early music—music of the medieval, Renaissance, and early Baroque periods – is a nerdy subfield within classical music, a genre that already struggles with a nerdy reputation. So it’s perhaps not a surprise that if there’s any city in which it... Read more
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express
Ten things your didn't know about blue Today is “Blue Monday”, the third Monday in January which is supposedly the m
Ten things your didn't know about blue
express / Posted 25 days ago
Today is “Blue Monday”, the third Monday in January which is supposedly the most depressing day of the year. Ten things you didn't know about the colour blue 1. Ancient languages did not have a word for the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
10 times Shakespeare sounded like a ScouserThis year marks four centuries since the death of William Shakespeare. That’s m
10 times Shakespeare sounded like a Scouser
Liverpool Echo / Posted 25 days ago
This year marks four centuries since the death of William Shakespeare. That’s more than 400 years of Romeo wooing Juliet, Falstaff making merry with the Wives of Windsor and King Henry V rousing his band of brothers into battle on the eve of St... Read more
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The Irish Times
Irish Times Irish Theatre Awards: And the nominees are . . .Chekhov’s First Play A Dead Centre production with Dublin Theatre Festival and
Irish Times Irish Theatre Awards: And the nominees are . . .
The Irish Times / Posted 28 days ago
Chekhov’s First Play A Dead Centre production with Dublin Theatre Festival and Baltoscandal of Chekhov’s First Play, adapted from Anton Chekhov DruidShakespeare A Druid Theatre coproduction with Lincoln Center Festival of Richard II, Henry IV: Parts... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Six of the Best: Ways to beat ‘Blue Monday’Christmas is a distant memory, pay day’s miles off, the weather is shocking, it
Six of the Best: Ways to beat ‘Blue Monday’
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 28 days ago
Christmas is a distant memory, pay day’s miles off, the weather is shocking, it’s dark and, well, you get the picture. January 20 has been dubbed ‘the most depressing day of the year’. Here are six ways to beat those January blues. No, we’re not... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
FilmOut San Diego Screens 'My Own Private Idaho'KPBS film critic Beth Accomando reviews the 25th anniversary screening of "My O
FilmOut San Diego Screens 'My Own Private Idaho'
KPBS San Diego / Posted a month ago
KPBS film critic Beth Accomando reviews the 25th anniversary screening of "My Own Private Idaho." Gus Van Sant uses Shakespeare’s “Henry IV” as inspiration for “My Own Private Idaho.” Shakespeare’s historical play looks at the power struggle in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Center Stage to unveil all-female production of 'As You Like It'In Shakespeare's day, a certain kind of gender-bending was inevitable in the th
Center Stage to unveil all-female production of 'As You Like It'
Baltimore Sun / Posted a month ago
In Shakespeare's day, a certain kind of gender-bending was inevitable in the theater. With women banned from acting on the English stage, the Bard had to write female roles for young male actors. Audiences apparently adjusted, even when the comedy... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Counting the birds in Blair Non-native starlings continue invasionFor one thing, no redheaded woodpeckers were spotted because they are scared aw
Counting the birds in Blair Non-native starlings continue invasion
Altoona Mirror / Posted 1 months ago
For one thing, no redheaded woodpeckers were spotted because they are scared away by the non-native European starlings, which numbered 1,714 on a cold and windy Dec. 19, Jackson said. All other native species of woodpeckers were observed, she said,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Straw, Hay and Rushes in Irish Folk Tradition, by Anne O’Dowd: art and craft A magnificent book in which love, loyalty, hard work and excellent scholarshi
Straw, Hay and Rushes in Irish Folk Tradition, by Anne O’Dowd: art and craft
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
A magnificent book in which love, loyalty, hard work and excellent scholarship are interwoven as perfectly as the straw used in artefacts created by Irish country... Read more

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