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A little bit late for the Ides of March, but it looks as though there is a film adaptation of Julius Caesar in the works. The cast looks great. A bit of extra trivia, Indira Varma (Calpurnia) is also playing Tamora in the Globe’s 2014 production of Titus Andronicus.

— 4 months ago with 47 notes
#film  #news  #julius caesar  #globe theatre  #the globe  #titus andronicus 
Globe 2014 announcement

Drawing together two momentous anniversaries: the 450th anniversary of Shakespeare’s birth and the centenary of the First World War, our next Globe season, entitled Arms and the Man, will include new productions of Shakespeare’s Antony & Cleopatra, Julius Caesar directed by Dominic Dromgoole, The Comedy of Errors directed by Blanche McIntyre, and a revisiting of Lucy Bailey’s 2006 production of Titus Andronicus.

The season will also bring four new write plays: Doctor Scroggy’s War by Howard Brenton, Holy Warriors by David Eldridge, Simon Armitage’s The Last Days of Troy and Richard Bean’s Pitcairn.

Next year’s touring productions will see the start of the global tour of Hamlet, a revival of this year’s King Lear, a mid-scale reworking of Dominic Dromgoole’s 2013 A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Much Ado About Nothing.

As part of our international Globe to Globe programme, Deafinitely Theatre will return to stage A Midsummer Night’s Dream in British Sign Language and Theatre Arpana will present All’s Well That Ends Well in Gujarati. Rakatá will stage Lope de Vega’s classic Punishment Without Revenge in Spanish.

Find out about the season in full on our website.
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I saw the 2006 Titus Andronicus - it was fantastic!

— 7 months ago with 5 notes
#news  #the globe  #globe theatre  #stage  #performance  #Titus Andronicus  #Antony and Cleopatra  #Julius Caesar  #comedy of errors  #hamlet  #A Midsummer Night's Dream  #much ado about nothing  #All's Well That Ends Well  #King Lear 

cellardoorstep:

Hamlet is Everyman, a universal, cross-cultural figure. Women identify with him too, but we cannot play him because he is a man. Imagine you are trained and capable of playing Beethoven’s piano concertos but you are forbidden to perform them because you are a woman. - Harriet Walter
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— 8 months ago with 502 notes
#reblog  #quote  #photo  #stage  #performance  #Julius Caesar  #all-female  #live  #donmar warehouse 
"St. Ann’s Warehouse has announced the full cast of the Donmar Warehouse’s all-female production of Julius Caesar, which will make its American premiere Oct. 3-Nov. 3 as the first production of St. Ann’s 2013-14 season.”

fuckyeahharrietwalter:

Complete Cast Announced for Julius Caesar at St. Ann’s Warehouse

(via thewindysideofcare)

— 9 months ago with 154 notes
#news  #donmar warehouse  #all-female  #Julius Caesar  #reblog  #stage  #performance  #live  #new york 
Resources - Donmar Warehouse →
Excellent stuff - sharing this for others who might find this useful.

thesis-ing:

This is absolutely phenomenal, how did I not know that this existed.

A wonderful, behind-the-scenes guide at some of Donmar’s latest work. Info packets for each of their most recent plays.

Shakespeare:
Julius Caesar (all Female)
Richard II (Eddie Redmayne
King Lear (Derek Jacobi)
Twelfth Night (Derek Jacobi, Samantha Spiro)
Hamlet (Jude Law)

Other, older plays are available on request. I wonder if they happen to have any footage…..

— 10 months ago with 15 notes
#resource  #donmar warehouse  #behind-the-scenes  #king lear  #Julius Caesar  #richard ii  #hamlet  #Twelfth Night  #stage  #performance  #reblog 
A rap version of Mark Antony’s “Friends, Romans, Countrymen” speech from The Cosby Show.

rosesandsuch:

yessss

Shakespeare Rap (by royalbluecosby)

— 1 year ago with 99 notes
#funny  #video  #rap  #hip hop  #television  #youtube  #reblog  #Julius Caesar 
Josie Rourke live Q&A – as it happened | guardian.co.uk →

Josie Rourke, artistic director of the Donmar Warehouse answers questions, including some about the recent all-female version of Julius Caesar, and upcoming production of Coriolanus.

— 1 year ago with 12 notes
#interview  #donmar warehouse  #Julius Caesar  #Coriolanus 
Edward John Poynter
The Ides of March (1883)
Oil on canvas, size approximately 44 x 60 inches
Manchester City Art Galleries

Edward John Poynter
The Ides of March (1883)
Oil on canvas, size approximately 44 x 60 inches
Manchester City Art Galleries

— 1 year ago with 20 notes
#art  #Julius Caesar  #edward john poynter 

fyeahsetsandprops:

Julius Caesar (Chicago Shakespeare Theatre)

Designed by Alexander Dodge 

Photos by Liz Lauren 

— 1 year ago with 136 notes
#photo  #reblog  #julius caesar  #chicago shakespeare theater  #set design  #stage  #performance 
Help fund Tacoma-based “Cleanthony and the Caesars” webseries →

Cleanthony and the Caesars is a modern-day adaptation both Julius Caesar and Antony and Cleopatra, filmed in black and white film noir style, which reflects our contemporary times. The new web series adaptation retells the story of a battle between Global Corporations responsible for the financial fate of world through market financial meltdowns and manipulation of global food pricing.

(Source: adamthealien.com)

— 1 year ago
#Fundraising  #web series  #Antony and Cleopatra  #Julius Caesar