Jun 202017
 

http://media.blubrry.com/stateofshakespeare/p/www.stateofshakespeare.com/TSS/Media/KevinRich.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS   Illinois Shakespeare Festival  I Heart Juliet  June 20, 2017         Kevin Rich is on the move.  As the Artistic Director of The Illinois Shakespeare Festival, Kevin’s commitment to Applied Shakespeare has inspired him to seek out new and bold voices,

[...]
May 242017
 

http://media.blubrry.com/stateofshakespeare/p/www.stateofshakespeare.com/TSS/Media/CurtTofteland.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS   Richard II; Act 5, Scene 5  Richard II  May 24, 2017      Is there a message of hope in the words that King Richard II speaks to us from his prison cell in the Tower of London?  Our guest, Curt Tofteland, is

[...]
Mar 312017
 

http://media.blubrry.com/stateofshakespeare/p/www.stateofshakespeare.com/TSS/Media/ValeriePye.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS   Unearthing Shakespeare March 31, 2017        Dig it.  Valerie Clayman Pye discovered the Globe as a student in London.  Years later, she has unearthed a way of playing Shakespeare that is fit for the ages.  From the stage to the

[...]
Feb 082017
 

http://media.blubrry.com/stateofshakespeare/p/www.stateofshakespeare.com/TSS/Media/VilmaSilva.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS   Timon of Athens Act 4, Scene 3 Apemantus  February 8, 2017       Claim it.  It’s yours.  If Timon of Athens is a perfect play for these frighteningly uncertain times, who would you cast to play Apemantus?  In a world where cynics and flatterers

[...]
Dec 232016
 

http://media.blubrry.com/stateofshakespeare/p/www.stateofshakespeare.com/TSS/Media/JimShapiro.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSMacbeth Act 5, Scene 5 Macbeth  December 23, 2016     James Shapiro had no interest in Shakespeare in high school and never took a Shakespeare course at college.  Today, the author of 1606: William Shakespeare in the Year of Lear, has a legitimate claim

[...]
Nov 292016
 

http://media.blubrry.com/stateofshakespeare/p/www.stateofshakespeare.com/TSS/Media/TyJones.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSMacbeth Act 1, Scene 7 Macbeth  November 11, 2016   “Unsexy” and “middle-class” are not words you would naturally associate with Ty Jones, the actor and Producing Artistic Director of the Classical Theatre of Harlem.   But when it comes to his vision for

[...]
Oct 072016
 

http://media.blubrry.com/stateofshakespeare/p/www.stateofshakespeare.com/TSS/Media/DellaQuercia.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSLicense to Quill Novel  October 6, 2016      Shaken, not Stirred.  Was Shakespeare involved in a treasonous conspiracy to bring down the British monarch?  Our guest, author and historian Jacopo Della Quercia, spins a fantastical yarn that places Shakespeare at the center

[...]
Aug 152016
 

http://media.blubrry.com/stateofshakespeare/p/www.stateofshakespeare.com/TSS/Media/HamiltonClancy.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSHenry VI, Part 3  Act 3, Scene 2 Richard of Gloucester  August 15, 2016   The pursuit of…. Hamilton Clancy, Artistic Director of The Drilling Company and Shakespeare in the Parking Lot relates Richard of Gloucester’s pursuit of the crown with, among other things, the

[...]
Jul 202016
 

http://media.blubrry.com/stateofshakespeare/p/www.stateofshakespeare.com/TSS/Media/OliverasWilliamson.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSMacbeth  Act 1, Scene 7 Macbeth  July 20, 2016     Something wicked this way comes!  Maria-Christina Oliveras and Nance Williamson are two-thirds of a three woman Macbeth playing at the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival.  They explore how Macbeth’s “vaulting ambition” resonates today, the

[...]
Jun 092016
 

http://media.blubrry.com/stateofshakespeare/p/www.stateofshakespeare.com/TSS/Media/UnderwoodCurry.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTitus Andronicus Act 3, Scene 1 Titus Initiative / 26 June 9, 2016   What if you threw a party and sh!t got a little crazy and then you decided to read Shakespeare’s entire canon?  You might be Valorie Curry and Sam Underwood,

[...]