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Review: Twelfth Night (*****) Trevor Nunn

Twelfth Night is available for streaming from Amazon.com for $8.99 DVD of Twelfth Night available from Amazon.co.uk for £3.99 DVD of Twelfth Night available from Amazon.com from  $15.74 Note that prices quoted are indicative and subject to change. Check the prices on the Vendors’ pages at the links above. Our Bottom Line: This is a really fantastic version of this play. It isn’t the most accurate; if you’re looking to study it, go and …Read More

Review: RSC “The Winter’s Tale” on DVD – 1999 (****)

The RSC production of The Winter’s Tale  is available as a DVD  from  Amazon.co.uk  for £19.73 and from Amazon.com for $14.79 Note that prices quoted are indicative and subject to change. Check the prices on the Vendors’ pages at the links above. Our Bottom Line: All in all, it’s certainly not a perfect version of the play (not that such a thing could ever exist).  It’s still a very strong production which offers …Read More

RSC returns to Barbican to mark 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death

If you live in London, or are visiting London in January 2016, or can find an excuse to visit London in January 2016, then you have some excitement in store. The RSC returns to the Barbican to mark the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death. In January 2016 they will  put on Shakespeare’s great cycle of kings, which they are calling ‘King and Country’ or the four plays: Richard II, with David …Read More

Review: RSC Onscreen Much Ado About Nothing (aka Love’s Labour’s Won) ****

To the local ‘Arts’ Cinema last night to see the RSC’s Onscreen production of what they call Love’s Labour’s Won, but is better known as Much Ado About Nothing. For the first time at an RSC Onscreen broadcast in my experience, the cinema was not sold out. Perhaps two-thirds of seats were sold.  Perhaps the re-branding of the play was not commercially   successful. Still, we were there, and excited at the thought …Read More

Review: The Globe’s “Love’s Labour’s Lost” On-Screen ****

The Globe’s production of Love’s Labour’s Lost is available: To be streamed from The Globe Player for £4 / ~$6 To be streamed from DigitalTheatre.com  £3 / ~$4.50 To be purchased as a DVD from Amazon UK for £17.03 or Amazon USA for $18.69  Prices are indicative – check the actual price at the Vendors’ links above. If you want to know more about how to stream a Globe production, check out our: GLOBE …Read More

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