The Merchant of Venice

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Lake Country Calendar
Davis: Standing O for Deepwater Horizon at TIFFcaptain of the Indian Cricket Team. Also showing at the Grand is the Globe On
Davis: Standing O for Deepwater Horizon at TIFF
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 11 hours ago
captain of the Indian Cricket Team. Also showing at the Grand is the Globe On Screen presentation of Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice starring Jonathan Pryce as Shylock. It is showing Saturday, October 1 at 10:00 a.m. And opening... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Standing O for Deepwater Horizon at TIFFcaptain of the Indian Cricket Team. Also showing at the Grand is the Globe On
Standing O for Deepwater Horizon at TIFF
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 12 hours ago
captain of the Indian Cricket Team. Also showing at the Grand is the Globe On Screen presentation of Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice starring Jonathan Pryce as Shylock. It is showing Saturday, October 1 at 10:00 a.m. And opening... Read more
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The Source Weekly
He is the Liquorguy." His range, however, is undeniable. "I've done Shakespeare. One of my fav
He is the Liquor
The Source Weekly / Posted 16 hours ago
guy." His range, however, is undeniable. "I've done Shakespeare. One of my favorite characters I've played was Shylock in 'The Merchant of Venice.' I like comedy, but I like serious drama as well. I taught at university, and I still teach every... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
SCOTUS Map: Summer 2016 reviewwhen she traveled to the Campo di Ghetto Nuovo in Venice, Italy, where she watc
SCOTUS Map: Summer 2016 review
SCOTUSblog / Posted 5 days ago
when she traveled to the Campo di Ghetto Nuovo in Venice, Italy, where she watched her grandson perform in a production of “The Merchant of Venice” before presiding over a mock appeal based on the play. According to The New York Times, Ginsburg had... Read more
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heraldscotland
Iain Macwhirter: My word, are we at the stage where merely to be offensive is a crime?today. What happens if someone says they feel threatened by the performance of
Iain Macwhirter: My word, are we at the stage where merely to be offensive is a crime?
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
today. What happens if someone says they feel threatened by the performance of anti-Semitic or misogynist plays such as The Merchant of Venice or The Taming of the Shrew? Language warriors may think they're protecting minority cultures but they... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Curtain recall: Shakespeare & Company dusting off memories, upgrading archivesgets her own file. They've already had their first active researcher, Bella Me
Curtain recall: Shakespeare & Company dusting off memories, upgrading archives
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 10 days ago
gets her own file. They've already had their first active researcher, Bella Merlin, who played Nerissa in this summer's "The Merchant of Venice." Merlin teaches at the University of California, Riverside. Such interest motivates them to steam... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Local festival feels global influenceof the festival will provide a fitting finale to the Napier festival offerings.
Local festival feels global influence
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
of the festival will provide a fitting finale to the Napier festival offerings. Based on Shakespeare's famous villain from The Merchant of Venice, Shylock promises to be another dramatic and comical performance from this consummate entertainer. The... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Shakespeare & Company names Allyn Burrows as artistic directorwill move here with his wife, actress Tamara Hickey, and their daughter, 4, to
Shakespeare & Company names Allyn Burrows as artistic director
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 20 days ago
will move here with his wife, actress Tamara Hickey, and their daughter, 4, to work full-time. Hickey portrayed Portia in "The Merchant of Venice" at Shakespeare & Company this summer. A Boston University graduate who majored in international... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Pursuing Justicetzedek, as opposed to mishpat, must be tempered by compassion. Hence the terrib
Pursuing Justice
The Jewish Press / Posted 20 days ago
tzedek, as opposed to mishpat, must be tempered by compassion. Hence the terrible, tragic irony of Portia’s speech in “The Merchant of Venice”: The quality of mercy is not strain’d, It droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven Upon the place... Read more
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News.com.au
Read something racier from the 16th century insteadwith racism and terrorism in Shakespeare’s work. He cited the discrimination s
Read something racier from the 16th century instead
News.com.au / Posted 23 days ago
with racism and terrorism in Shakespeare’s work. He cited the discrimination suffered by Jewish trader Shylock in the play The Merchant of Venice who demands “a pound of flesh” — the first time the phrase was used — when the central character... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Q&A panel reflects on Shakespeare 400 years onBell: "Shylock is spat upon, cheated and abused. It's no wonder he cracks. "I'
Q&A panel reflects on Shakespeare 400 years on
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 days ago
Bell: "Shylock is spat upon, cheated and abused. It's no wonder he cracks. "I'd be interested to see a production of The Merchant Of Venice where you substitute 'Muslim' for 'Jew' - if someone abuses you for long enough, you're going to be... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Red Wet Children of Yementax dollar being spent in Yemen? Shakespeare knew, and thus he put these words
The Red Wet Children of Yemen
Op-Ed News / Posted 24 days ago
tax dollar being spent in Yemen? Shakespeare knew, and thus he put these words in the mouth of his character Shylock in The Merchant of Venice: If you prick us, do we not bleed? If you tickle us, do we not laugh? If you poison us, do we not... Read more
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FOX Business
How Google Plans to Reinvent Healthcaresituation and then check out the prospect of amarketable product that could mov
How Google Plans to Reinvent Healthcare
FOX Business / Posted 25 days ago
situation and then check out the prospect of amarketable product that could move Google's needle. Like the moneylender in the Merchant of Venice, Verily demands a pound of flesh from its parent each quarter. Alphabet, Google's newfangled... Read more
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Super Sport
Wallabies will perform better - Cheikafor people to jump on and put the boot in," Cheika, channelling Shylock's 'if y
Wallabies will perform better - Cheika
Super Sport / Posted 1 months ago
for people to jump on and put the boot in," Cheika, channelling Shylock's 'if you prick us, do we not bleed?' speech from the Merchant of Venice, told reporters at Wellington Regional Stadium on Friday. "That obviously hurts us. (But) we'll take... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Backs to the wall, Wallabies will perform better - Cheikafor people to jump on and put the boot in," Cheika, channelling Shylock's 'if y
Backs to the wall, Wallabies will perform better - Cheika
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
for people to jump on and put the boot in," Cheika, channelling Shylock's 'if you prick us, do we not bleed?' speech from the Merchant of Venice, told reporters at Wellington Regional Stadium on Friday. "That obviously hurts us. (But) we'll take... Read more

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