Much Ado About Nothing for players

It is a thrill beyond description that my edition of Much Ado About Nothing for Arden Performance Editions is now available. The concept behind the Performance Editions is to produce a script that is rehearsal-room friendly. The notes are kept as succinct as possible, and on the facing page to the text, so that an […]

Fearing a Witch Hunt

Because there never has been a violent social action specifically targeting white men, whenever such men (collectively) get a little anxious at seeing some of their kind experiencing consequences for illegal or immoral behaviour they routinely invoke two historic forms of attack on groups that were very much not white men. They say they fear […]

Podcasts: Shakespeare’s Women

Recently I was delighted to spend some time in the recording studio with Sylvia Rosenblum, of Eastside Radio’s Arts Wednesday program, chatting about Shakespeare’s Women. We put together six ten-to-twelve minute episodes, broken down into: Shakespeare’s World, Ingénues and Witty Wenches, Queens, the Lower Classes, Shrews, and Magical Daughters. Now the full series has gone […]