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This week in streaming: Live from New York, it’s NYFF

Plus a review of 'Lamb' and a look at Netflix's 'Cowboy Bebop' opening credits.

On Sep 29, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski

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‘The Tragedy of Macbeth’ takes a minimalist approach to full effect

Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand give career-best performances.

On Sep 24, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski

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Researchers taught an AI to compose Shakespearean sonnets

Shall I compare thee to a computer's display?

On Aug 12, 2018 by Christina Bonnington

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Protester who disrupted Central Park’s ‘Julius Caesar’ production Periscoped herself doing it

She compares the production to ISIS.

On Jun 17, 2017 by Josh Katzowitz

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A performance of ‘Julius Caesar’ included a Trump look-a-like—and people are upset

Some thought the depiction took it too far.

On Jun 12, 2017 by Michelle Jaworski

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Lego’s playful tribute to William Shakespeare is adorable

All the Lego's a stage.

On Apr 22, 2016 by April Siese

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Kanye’s tweets get the tragic Shakespearean treatment they deserve

This could have totally been in 'Hamlet.'

On Jan 28, 2016 by Gabe Bergado

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Benedict Cumberbatch says people filming him on stage is ‘mortifying’

One may record and record and be a villain.

On Aug 11, 2015 by Curt Hopkins

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6 quotes that prove Shakespeare was stoned all the time

A sativa by any other name would smell as dank.

On Aug 10, 2015 by Miles Klee

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@iam_shakespeare and the taming of the tweet

Twitter's "Willy Shakes," an automated account run by programmer Joshua Strebel, is on its second tweeting of the Bard's complete works.

On Nov 12, 2012 by Kris Holt

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Famous dead social networkers

Just because you're dead, that doesn't mean you can't tweet. 

On Apr 10, 2012 by Jennifer Abel

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Oh Romney, oh Romney, wherefore art thou —on thine candidacy?

If thou thinkest Mitt Romney is low-browest, thinkest again.

On Apr 2, 2012 by Jordan Valinsky