The Merchant of Venice

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Variety
Italian Stage And Screen Actor Giorgio Albertazzi Dead at 92becoming the global hit TV reality show’s oldest star anywhere around the world
Italian Stage And Screen Actor Giorgio Albertazzi Dead at 92
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
becoming the global hit TV reality show’s oldest star anywhere around the world. And in 2015 he played Shylock in “The Merchant of Venice” at Rome’s Teatro Ghione. “He was the greatest Italian actor,” said Gigi Proietti who directed... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Play levels the playing field in classic stylein high school leaves its mark and can stick around for a long time. John Kenw
Play levels the playing field in classic style
Barrie Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
in high school leaves its mark and can stick around for a long time. John Kenwell has been haunted by a character in The Merchant of Venice since he studied it in Grade 10 English. It has taken 50 years or so to rectify the comeuppance... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Touches of Sweet HarmonyG Minor for double choir. This will be followed by the ever popular Serenade to
Touches of Sweet Harmony
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
G Minor for double choir. This will be followed by the ever popular Serenade to Music, known for its setting of prose from The Merchant of Venice and utilising a full complement of 16 soloists. This piece will be accompanied by piano and an... Read more
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Evening Standard
Michael Volpe: We need to invest in opera audiences — from age fiveNight’s Dream (until September 11), The Taming of the Shrew (until August 6), M
Michael Volpe: We need to invest in opera audiences — from age five
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
Night’s Dream (until September 11), The Taming of the Shrew (until August 6), Macbeth (June 6 until October 1) and The Merchant of Venice (October 4 until October 15), but the highlights this season promise to be 946: The Amazing Story of... Read more
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Bolton News
Bolton singer hits the right notes at Wembley cup final performanceof the choir is also set to be made into a Hollywood film after British produce
Bolton singer hits the right notes at Wembley cup final performance
Bolton News / Posted 5 days ago
of the choir is also set to be made into a Hollywood film after British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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NBC New York
Review: Nick Payne's Mechanical 'Incognito'to God”; Charlie Cox, of the Netflix series “Daredevil”; Heather Lind, whose Br
Review: Nick Payne's Mechanical 'Incognito'
NBC New York / Posted 6 days ago
to God”; Charlie Cox, of the Netflix series “Daredevil”; Heather Lind, whose Broadway debut came alongside Al Pacino in “The Merchant of Venice”; and Morgan Spector, co-star of “Machinal” and Off-Broadway’s recent “Ironbound.” The quartet play... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Carol Burnett, ‘Angie Tribeca,’ ‘Cop Rock’ on DVD this weekstore. This is the final season of this British-American production, based on t
Carol Burnett, ‘Angie Tribeca,’ ‘Cop Rock’ on DVD this week
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 8 days ago
store. This is the final season of this British-American production, based on the rise and fall of a real-life character. “The Merchant of Venice” (Shout!, 1973). This first-rate videotaped BBC adaptation of Shakespeare’s classic play stars... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Shakespeare's Merry Wives come to the Liverpool Playhousecome calling, all his friends abandon him. Then he goes into self-imposed exil
Shakespeare's Merry Wives come to the Liverpool Playhouse
Liverpool Echo / Posted 8 days ago
come calling, all his friends abandon him. Then he goes into self-imposed exile, and makes a stunning discovery...The Merchant of VeniceJonathan Pryce in The Merchant of Venice You’ll get your pound of flesh if you book a ticket for the... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Live theater in New Orleans this week (May 16-22, 2016)of Los Angeles' Women's Shakespeare Company, Lisa Wolpe has starred as Hamlet,
Live theater in New Orleans this week (May 16-22, 2016)
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 9 days ago
of Los Angeles' Women's Shakespeare Company, Lisa Wolpe has starred as Hamlet, Richard III, Othello's Iago and Shylock in The Merchant of Venice. She explores gender in her one-woman show at New Orleans Shakespeare Festival at Tulane. At 7:30 p.m.... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Welcome To The Nude, All-Women Production Of A Shakespeare Playbeautiful attire from his new bride as punishment for her forwardness, hoping t
Welcome To The Nude, All-Women Production Of A Shakespeare Play
The Huffington Post / Posted 10 days ago
beautiful attire from his new bride as punishment for her forwardness, hoping to change her ways. In “Twelfth Night” and “The Merchant of Venice,” women disguise themselves as men in order to achieve their goals. If outfits are favorite motifs of... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Shakespeare and the Alchemy of Genderof Los Angeles’ Women’s Shakespeare Company, Lisa Wolpe has starred as Hamlet,
Shakespeare and the Alchemy of Gender
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 11 days ago
of Los Angeles’ Women’s Shakespeare Company, Lisa Wolpe has starred as Hamlet, Ricchard III, Othello’s Iago and Shylock in The Merchant of Venice. She explores gender in her one-woman show at New Orleans Shakespeare Festival at Tulane. At 7:30 p.m.... Read more
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iol.co.za
Doing Europe the Shakespeare waygems such as 'in a pickle' and waited 'with bated breath' come from two of his
Doing Europe the Shakespeare way
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
gems such as 'in a pickle' and waited 'with bated breath' come from two of his most well-known plays - The Tempest and The Merchant of Venice respectively. If you've ever fallen prey to the 'green-eyed monster' you'd be in league with Iago,... Read more
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birminghammail
REVEALED: The 8 Midlands music hall stars who were bigger than Ozzy Osbourneoperattas in Cheltenham when he was 15. Described as a man “of ample proportio
REVEALED: The 8 Midlands music hall stars who were bigger than Ozzy Osbourne
birminghammail / Posted 16 days ago
operattas in Cheltenham when he was 15. Described as a man “of ample proportions”, he made his London debut as Shylock in the Merchant of Venice on July 22, 1852. He became well-known as one of the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane’s regular... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Spirited music-making in Concert Artists season finalein this country. His "Serenade to Music" from 1938, an exquisitely lyrical set
Spirited music-making in Concert Artists season finale
Baltimore Sun / Posted 20 days ago
in this country. His "Serenade to Music" from 1938, an exquisitely lyrical setting of a text from Shakespeare's "The Merchant of Venice," was crafted with admirable nuance by conductor Edward Polochick. The hushed coda, in particular,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Just portrayal of fight against hateto grip an audience - whether it's live feeds from the O. J. Simpson/Oscar Pist
Just portrayal of fight against hate
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
to grip an audience - whether it's live feeds from the O. J. Simpson/Oscar Pistorius sagas or the trial scenes from The Merchant of Venice. Even when the outcome is known, we are swept up by the thrill of "battle" in which lofty ethical... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
"The King Lear Project" looms large at Austen Riggs Center's theaterthe next step and putting that on stage." For local theater veteran Glenn Barr
"The King Lear Project" looms large at Austen Riggs Center's theater
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 21 days ago
the next step and putting that on stage." For local theater veteran Glenn Barrett, who played "Shylock" in last year's "The Merchant of Venice," tackling the title role of Lear is a "once in a lifetime opportunity." "One man's shame can turn... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Explore the four corners of D.C. with Commencement gueststhroughout the year. This season, Folger’s classic Elizabethan theatre will ho
Explore the four corners of D.C. with Commencement guests
The GW Hatchet / Posted 22 days ago
throughout the year. This season, Folger’s classic Elizabethan theatre will host an adaptation of Shakespeare’s “The Merchant of Venice” ($35-$75) until July. The adaptation by Aaron Posner, retitled “District Merchants,” will reflect the... Read more
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The Forward
Meet the Women Changing the Face of Orthodox Journalismmanaging editor, Shoshana Friedman (based in Jerusalem), wanted to cover the 20
Meet the Women Changing the Face of Orthodox Journalism
The Forward / Posted 23 days ago
managing editor, Shoshana Friedman (based in Jerusalem), wanted to cover the 2010 Joseph Papp Public Theater production of “The Merchant of Venice,” starring Al Pacino. But like the other Haredi publications, Mishpacha doesn’t cover theater or, by... Read more
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Greencastle Banner-Graphic
School of Music's concert season culminates SundayGreen Center's Kresge Auditorium at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 8. Inspired by text fro
School of Music's concert season culminates Sunday
Greencastle Banner-Graphic / Posted 24 days ago
Green Center's Kresge Auditorium at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 8. Inspired by text from Act V, Scene I of the 17th-century play "The Merchant of Venice" by William Shakespeare, "Serenade," conducted by Boerger, represents a melodic discussion about the... Read more
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express
Upstart Crow's David Mitchell: No one knows what Shakespeare was likea Romeo And Juliet plot twist that goes amusingly wrong, while future instalmen
Upstart Crow's David Mitchell: No one knows what Shakespeare was like
express / Posted 24 days ago
a Romeo And Juliet plot twist that goes amusingly wrong, while future instalments will include riffs on Twelfth Night and The Merchant Of Venice, and a Macbeth episode sees Will and his wife Anne Hathaway dealing with an annoying Scottish... Read more
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The Border Mail
Six of the best: British places with a Shakespeare legacyexhibitions and drama workshops - and al fresco shows (this year's star turn is
Six of the best: British places with a Shakespeare legacy
The Border Mail / Posted 24 days ago
exhibitions and drama workshops - and al fresco shows (this year's star turn is Jonathan Pryce, who's playing Shylock in The Merchant of Venice, October 4-15). For a really intimate experience, be a "groundling" (the nickname given to standing... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Shakespeare at 400Mediterranean, setting two plays in Venice, for example, and including characte
Shakespeare at 400
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 25 days ago
Mediterranean, setting two plays in Venice, for example, and including characters like the Jewish moneylender Shylock (in The Merchant of Venice) and the Moorish general Othello (in Othello) that were presumably rarely met with even in the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Women's perspective found in two one-act plays in Auburnwomen’s perceptions of the world around them.” “An Infinite Deal of Nothing” t
Women's perspective found in two one-act plays in Auburn
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
women’s perceptions of the world around them.” “An Infinite Deal of Nothing” takes its title from a line in Shakespeare’s “The Merchant of Venice” in which one character accuses another of talking more nonsense than anyone else in the world. The... Read more
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J Weekly
opinions | ‘Banish’ a literary icon? Even one that gives Jews a bad name? Never!as being thoroughly despicable, angry, vengeful and full of hatred (though he i
opinions | ‘Banish’ a literary icon? Even one that gives Jews a bad name? Never!
J Weekly / Posted 25 days ago
as being thoroughly despicable, angry, vengeful and full of hatred (though he is by far the most interesting character in “The Merchant of Venice”). But while I concur with Rudin’s assessment, it should be noted that other Elizabethan authors and... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Don't Let What Happened in New York Happen to You. New Yorkers on Why Repeat Their Primaryin this petition: this means that it becomes actionable under both Federal and
Don't Let What Happened in New York Happen to You. New Yorkers on Why Repeat Their Primary
Op-Ed News / Posted 26 days ago
in this petition: this means that it becomes actionable under both Federal and NY statutes. Even if the mainstream media continues to remain oblivious to this effort, as Shakespeare wrote in the Merchant of Venice: "At the length, truth wil... Read more
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Londonist
Things To Do In London This Weekend: 7-8 May 2016one of our best exports, so how does Shakespeare translate into other languages
Things To Do In London This Weekend: 7-8 May 2016
Londonist / Posted 26 days ago
one of our best exports, so how does Shakespeare translate into other languages? The Swiss Stage Bards will use scenes from The Merchant Of Venice and Love's Labours Lost to explore the use of language in Shakespeare's work, at the Anatomy Museum.... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Hollywood film deal for NHS choir who scored No 1 hitBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produc
Hollywood film deal for NHS choir who scored No 1 hit
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino, has secured the rights to tell their story. The movie will feature the individual... Read more
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Daily Mirror
New movie of NHS Choir that beat Justin Bieber to Christmas number 1British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venic
New movie of NHS Choir that beat Justin Bieber to Christmas number 1
Daily Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their story. The movie will feature the individual back stories of the 32... Read more
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Harrow Times
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their successBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produ
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success
Harrow Times / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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This is West Country
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their successBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produ
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success
This is West Country / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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Gazette News
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their successBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produ
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success
Gazette News / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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Bolton News
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their successBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produ
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success
Bolton News / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their successBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produ
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their successBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produ
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their successBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produ
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success
Croydon Guardian / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their successBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produ
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their successBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produ
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their successBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produ
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their successBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produ
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their successBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produ
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success
Kingston Guardian / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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Oxford Mail
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their successBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produ
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success
Oxford Mail / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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Irish Examiner
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success storyBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produ
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success story
Irish Examiner / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their successBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produ
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success
Streatham Guardian / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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Bury Times
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their successBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produ
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success
Bury Times / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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Gazette
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their successBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produ
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success
Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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guardian-series
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their successBieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British produ
NHS Choir head for Hollywood fame with movie of their success
guardian-series / Posted 26 days ago
Bieber to score the coveted Christmas number one spot last year. British producer Julia Verdin, whose past credits include The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and 2 Jacks which featured Sienna Miller, has secured the rights to tell their... Read more
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CBS News
"Star Wars" cast: 25 greatest untold storiesin the theater. He has starred in a multitude of Shakespearean plays, including
"Star Wars" cast: 25 greatest untold stories
CBS News / Posted 27 days ago
in the theater. He has starred in a multitude of Shakespearean plays, including "Hamlet," "King Lear," "The Tempest," and "The Merchant of Venice." He took home a Tony Award in 2006 for Best Featured Actor in the play, "Faith Healer." But it was... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Shakespeare in Nottingham... the story of Bard on the boardsKean returned several times to play the Danish prince. In the "new" Theatre Roy
Shakespeare in Nottingham... the story of Bard on the boards
Nottingham Post / Posted 29 days ago
Kean returned several times to play the Danish prince. In the "new" Theatre Royal, Henry Irving and Ellen Terry appeared in The Merchant of Venice in 1997. The Royal's place on the touring circuit has attracted several RSC, National Theatre and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Popular Everyday English Expressions We Inherited From Shakespeareto what it is now. "Pound of flesh." A pound of flesh is understood as harsh v
Popular Everyday English Expressions We Inherited From Shakespeare
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
to what it is now. "Pound of flesh." A pound of flesh is understood as harsh vengeance. The expression was first used in The Merchant of Venice. "[Fight] fire with fire." The phrase means to use the same tactics and strategies your opponent is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Artistes Celebrate Shakespeare How They Know Bestthe bard in society. Nyerere will also be remembered for his translations into
Artistes Celebrate Shakespeare How They Know Best
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
the bard in society. Nyerere will also be remembered for his translations into Swahili of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar and The Merchant of Venice. Kenyan band Sauti Sol performed the song It was a Lover and his Lass from Shakespeare's As you Like... Read more
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