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Othello (Bell Shakespeare) ★★★★

Brian McFarlane
18 July 2016

Whatever else Peter Evans's production of Othello has going for it, and it has indeed much, the speaking of Shakespeare's verse is outstanding. It is never declamatory, More

Romeo and Juliet (Bell Shakespeare) ★★★

Andrew Fuhrmann
18 April 2016

Everything, it seems, depends on Juliet: for nothing can be ill, if she be well cast. And if she not be well cast? The question is an idle one, because in Kelly Paterniti we have an excell More

Ian Donaldson reviews 'Hamlet' (Bell Shakespeare)

Ian Donaldson
22 July 2015

Hamlet belongs to the final years of Elizabeth’s reign, when the system of espionage the old queen had created through her spymaster-general, Francis Walsingham – the network of ‘watchers’, as Stephen Alford calls them in a recent brilliant study of this phenomenon – had become ... More