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  1. David Tennant's 'Richard II' a Hit With U.K. Moviegoers

    10:13 am 11/14/2013

    The Royal Shakespeare Company production with the former "Doctor Who" star as the eponymous King garners more than $1.6 million at the box office.Read more

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  2. 'Shakespeare in Love' Sets London Stage Premiere

    7:42 am 11/13/2013

    Opening in summer 2014, the play was adapted by Lee Hall ("Billy Elliot") from Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard's screenplay for the 1998 Oscar-winning Gwyneth Paltrow movie.Read more

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  3. Twelfth Night/Richard III: Theater Review

    6:00 pm 11/10/2013

    Mark Rylance cements his place among the greatest living stage actors in this ridiculously entertaining double from Shakespeare's Globe, which hits Broadway after slaying London.Read more

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  4. A Midsummer Night's Dream: Theater Review

    3:12 pm 11/2/2013

    Julie Taymor rekindles her artistic flame with William Shakespeare's comedy of mismatched lovers, the director's first New York stage project since "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark."Read more

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  5. Romeo and Juliet: Theater Review

    6:00 pm 9/19/2013

    Orlando Bloom makes his Broadway debut opposite Condola Rashad in director David Leveaux's interracial update on William Shakespeare's tragedy of star-crossed young lovers.Read more

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  6. Pericles, Prince of Tyre: Theater Review

    4:10 pm 9/19/2013

    The Jacobean-era play, which bears questionable Shakespearean authorship according to scholars, is mounted in Pasadena.Read more

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  7. RII: Theater Review

    4:05 pm 9/17/2013

    Shakespeare's 'Richard II' is given a nip and tuck in Pasadena.Read more

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  8. Kenneth Branagh to Make New York Stage Debut in 'Macbeth'

    7:39 am 8/20/2013

    Also starring Alex Kingston as Lady Macbeth, the production segues from its acclaimed premiere at the Manchester International Festival to the Park Avenue Armory next June.Read more

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  9. Love's Labour's Lost: Theater Review

    7:01 pm 8/12/2013

    Alex Timbers and Michael Friedman of "Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson" fame collaborate on this new musical based on the early Shakespeare comedy.Read more

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  10. Julie Taymor Returns to New York Stage with 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'

    5:16 pm 7/31/2013

    The Off Broadway production, featuring David Harewood of "Homeland," is part of a season that also includes Michael Shannon in Ionesco's "The Killer."Read more

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