The Merchant of Venice

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Deseret News
Fred Adams' Shakespeare Festival vision arrivesIn 1962, when the Utah Shakespeare Festival launched its inaugural season, Fred
Fred Adams' Shakespeare Festival vision arrives
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
In 1962, when the Utah Shakespeare Festival launched its inaugural season, Fred C. Adams, the festival’s founder, chose “The Merchant of Venice” as one of the premier shows, based on stories of pioneers mounting makeshift productions of that... Read more
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Variety
New York Theater Review: ‘The Merchant of Venice’ Starring Jonathan Prycestrong case for Shylock’s infamous demand for a pound of flesh in Shakespeare’s
New York Theater Review: ‘The Merchant of Venice’ Starring Jonathan Pryce
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
strong case for Shylock’s infamous demand for a pound of flesh in Shakespeare’s Globe‘s gorgeously stylized production of “The Merchant of Venice.” But in order to pull off this tricky adjustment to the most reviled Jewish character in dramatic... Read more
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Variety
New Shakespeare’s Globe Chief Talks Diversity, Gay Updates and BrexitShakespeare’s Globe is all over the U.S. this summer: Tonight the London-based
New Shakespeare’s Globe Chief Talks Diversity, Gay Updates and Brexit
Variety / Posted 6 days ago
Shakespeare’s Globe is all over the U.S. this summer: Tonight the London-based company opens “The Merchant of Venice,” starring Jonathan Pryce as Shylock, at the Lincoln Center Festival (where it runs July 20-24), and those who can’t see it there can... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Theaterversion of the Shakespeare tragedy. Dzhigarkhanyan . 7 p.m. Shylock: Robert St
Theater
The Moscow Times / Posted 6 days ago
version of the Shakespeare tragedy. Dzhigarkhanyan . 7 p.m. Shylock: Robert Sturua's staging of Shakespeare's "The Merchant of Venice" stars Alexander Kalyagin as Shylock. Et Cetera . March 21, 7 p.m. Uzbek: Talgat Batalov's... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Weekend Events: Anthem LemonAid, VMFA After Hours,For more details visit http://nationalbeerexpo.com/schedule. 18th Annual Richm
Weekend Events: Anthem LemonAid, VMFA After Hours,
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 11 days ago
For more details visit http://nationalbeerexpo.com/schedule. 18th Annual Richmond Shakespeare Festival at Agecroft HAll – “The Merchant of Venice” by William Shakespeare directed by Dr. Jan Powell. Performances through July 31, Thursday – Sunday... Read more
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Style Weekly
Quill Theatre's "The Merchant of Venice"to “place your hands below your husband’s foot” in submission. Similarly, I’ve
Quill Theatre's "The Merchant of Venice"
Style Weekly / Posted 11 days ago
to “place your hands below your husband’s foot” in submission. Similarly, I’ve always had a problem with anti-Semitism in “The Merchant of Venice,” the tale of a Jewish moneylender who would rather cut a pound of flesh out of a rival than receive a... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Ruth Bader Ginsburg: 'I regret making' Donald Trump remarksdays she will travel to Europe and on July 27 she is expected to take part in a
Ruth Bader Ginsburg: 'I regret making' Donald Trump remarks
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 12 days ago
days she will travel to Europe and on July 27 she is expected to take part in a program with performers of a production of the Merchant of Venice which will take place in Venice, Italy. Later in August she will provide commentary for an Opera... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Ruth Bader Ginsburg: ‘I regret making’ Donald Trump remarksdays she will travel to Europe and on July 27 she is expected to take part in a
Ruth Bader Ginsburg: ‘I regret making’ Donald Trump remarks
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 12 days ago
days she will travel to Europe and on July 27 she is expected to take part in a program with performers of a production of the Merchant of Venice which will take place in Venice, Italy. Later in August she will provide commentary for an Opera... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Ruth Bader Ginsburg: ‘I regret making’ Donald Trump remarksdays she will travel to Europe and on July 27 she is expected to take part in a
Ruth Bader Ginsburg: ‘I regret making’ Donald Trump remarks
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 12 days ago
days she will travel to Europe and on July 27 she is expected to take part in a program with performers of a production of the Merchant of Venice which will take place in Venice, Italy. Later in August she will provide commentary for an Opera... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Jonathan Pryce in the Merchant of Venice at Liverpool Playhouse - review and imagesestablishment of the Jewish Ghetto in Venice. And to mark the occasion, the Gl
Jonathan Pryce in the Merchant of Venice at Liverpool Playhouse - review and images
Liverpool Echo / Posted 13 days ago
establishment of the Jewish Ghetto in Venice. And to mark the occasion, the Globe is taking its acclaimed production of The Merchant of Venice to the Italian city, via a world tour that starts this week in Liverpool. One suspects Liverpool’s... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Cool down at Falls library with a movielibrary for summer reading. Check out The Gap of Time, The Winter’s Tale retol
Cool down at Falls library with a movie
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 13 days ago
library for summer reading. Check out The Gap of Time, The Winter’s Tale retold by Jeanette Winterson; Shylock is My Name, The Merchant of Venice retold by Howard Jacobson; or Vinegar Girl, The Taming of the Shrew retold by Anne Tyler. Four more... Read more
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Times of Malta
The Bard’s ramblingsset up an answering chime in our hearts as they do today. Who wouldn’t react to
The Bard’s ramblings
Times of Malta / Posted 14 days ago
set up an answering chime in our hearts as they do today. Who wouldn’t react to Portia’s impassioned plea for mercy in the Merchant of Venice? Or who wouldn’t shed a tear for Shylock the Jew in his poignant appeal: “Hath not a Jew hands, organs... Read more
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Boston Globe
Goldie Michelson, the oldest person in America, dies at 113favorite playwright was Shakespeare, and until recently she would quote long pa
Goldie Michelson, the oldest person in America, dies at 113
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
favorite playwright was Shakespeare, and until recently she would quote long passages of her favorite plays, such as “The Merchant of Venice,” in everyday conversation. Mrs. Michelson usually had something Shakespearean for “whatever happened... Read more
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Boston Globe
Goldie Michelson, the oldest person in America, dies at 113favorite playwright was Shakespeare, and until recently she would quote long pa
Goldie Michelson, the oldest person in America, dies at 113
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
favorite playwright was Shakespeare, and until recently she would quote long passages of her favorite plays, such as “The Merchant of Venice,” in everyday conversation. Mrs. Michelson usually had something Shakespearean for “whatever happened... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Director brings love of Detroit, Shakespeare togetherand the theater company has engaged with thousands more residents, neighbors an
Director brings love of Detroit, Shakespeare together
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 17 days ago
and the theater company has engaged with thousands more residents, neighbors and supporters. This summer's performance is The Merchant of Venice and it will be performed in New Center Park. "This one is about acceptance and love and being able to... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
IPSO raps Ham & High over story on alleged 'anti-Semitic' abuseHam & High had initially claimed Herminio Martinez used the term, the name of a
IPSO raps Ham & High over story on alleged 'anti-Semitic' abuse
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted 18 days ago
Ham & High had initially claimed Herminio Martinez used the term, the name of a Jewish moneylender in Shakespeare’ play The Merchant of Venice, during a meeting in February 2016 at which Haringey Council approved the developer’s... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Game of Thrones' Jonathan Pryce on his return to the Liverpool stagebe nice. I could definitely come back and give my Owl. It’s still in my reperto
Game of Thrones' Jonathan Pryce on his return to the Liverpool stage
Liverpool Echo / Posted 20 days ago
be nice. I could definitely come back and give my Owl. It’s still in my repertoire.You’re reprising the role of Shylock in the Merchant of Venice. Is it true that you previously shied away from Shakespeare’s Globe? It’s the first time I’ve worked... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rice's Hunger for Troublehis bad behaviour which occurred because of his impecuniosity. Bagudu, a kind h
Rice's Hunger for Trouble
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
his bad behaviour which occurred because of his impecuniosity. Bagudu, a kind hearted merchant, the opposite of Shylock, the merchant of Venice, donated the rice to him and handed over his son to him as well. The Bala story is evidence of the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Things to do in Liverpool this weekendand there are plenty of events in and around Merseyside Manuel HarlanJonathan
Things to do in Liverpool this weekend
Liverpool Echo / Posted 21 days ago
and there are plenty of events in and around Merseyside Manuel HarlanJonathan Pryce as Shylock in Shakespeare's Globe's The Merchant of Venice Jonathan Pryce is set to return to the Liverpool stage as part of events to mark the 400th... Read more
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chad
DVD reviews: Upstart Crow and Long Shadow: The Great Warare seeds of many of Shakespeare’s classics, including the writing and staging
DVD reviews: Upstart Crow and Long Shadow: The Great War
chad / Posted 22 days ago
are seeds of many of Shakespeare’s classics, including the writing and staging of Romeo and Juliet and a sharp take on The Merchant of Venice as Will’s long-time adversary, the Master of the Revels (Mark Heap, from Lark Rise to Candleford and... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
SUPREME COURT NOTEBOOK: Thomas' dissents rise in nixed casesJustice Ruth Bader Ginsburg heads to Venice where she will preside over a mock
SUPREME COURT NOTEBOOK: Thomas' dissents rise in nixed cases
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 26 days ago
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg heads to Venice where she will preside over a mock trial drawn from William Shakespeare's "The Merchant of Venice." The trial is part of a commemoration of the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death and the 500th... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
SUPREME COURT NOTEBOOK: Thomas' dissents rise in nixed casesJustice Ruth Bader Ginsburg heads to Venice where she will preside over a mock
SUPREME COURT NOTEBOOK: Thomas' dissents rise in nixed cases
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 26 days ago
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg heads to Venice where she will preside over a mock trial drawn from William Shakespeare's "The Merchant of Venice." The trial is part of a commemoration of the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death and the 500th... Read more
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chroniclelive
Whitley Bay students hit Chinese social media to mark the 400th annivesary of birth of Shakespearethe story of how the Theatre Royal in Grey Street in Newcastle opened in Februa
Whitley Bay students hit Chinese social media to mark the 400th annivesary of birth of Shakespeare
chroniclelive / Posted 27 days ago
the story of how the Theatre Royal in Grey Street in Newcastle opened in February 1837 with a performance of Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice. But the interior of the building was destroyed by a fire in 1899 after a performance of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Review: Anne Tyler tames Shakespeare’s ‘Shrew’Winterson's “The Gap of Time: The Winter's Tale Retold” and Howard Jacobson's “
Review: Anne Tyler tames Shakespeare’s ‘Shrew’
TribLIVE / Posted a month ago
Winterson's “The Gap of Time: The Winter's Tale Retold” and Howard Jacobson's “Shylock Is My Name,” an interpretation of “The Merchant of Venice.” Now, Anne Tyler has written a charming and witty adaptation of “The Taming of the Shrew,” moving it... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
A Ford automobile bribe or a goat bribeto Allah for the repose of President John Mahama’s mother. I am not doing so as
A Ford automobile bribe or a goat bribe
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 1 months ago
to Allah for the repose of President John Mahama’s mother. I am not doing so as a “fawning publican” (Shakespeare: The Merchant of Venice), but as “a fellow human being, a fellow citizen and a fellow Old Vandal” a la Gyasi. My solemn and... Read more
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The Forward
Can You Tell a Shakespeare Play By Its Poster?certain of Shakespeare’s more politically questionable plays, that variation of
Can You Tell a Shakespeare Play By Its Poster?
The Forward / Posted 1 months ago
certain of Shakespeare’s more politically questionable plays, that variation of interpretation is especially striking. For “The Merchant of Venice,” some inclusions lean clearly toward the anti-Semitic — the first in the section, from Puerto Rico in... Read more

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