- n English poet and dramatist considered one of the greatest English writers (1564-1616)
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- Shakespeare reading group will meet June 21 in Fincastle
Botetourt’s Shakespeare reading group “Where There’s a Will There’s a Way” will meet June 21 — Midsummer’s Eve — at the D. Geraldine Lawson Performing Arts Center (home of Attic Productions) south of Fincastle at 7 p.m. This month’s topic: Shakespeare in Love. Group leader Katerina Yancey says: “Let us meet on Midsummer’s Eve (that’s [...]
June 14, 2013 - Roanoke Times
- Chocolate, Shakespeare and Champagne to be held Saturday
Chocolate, Shakespeare and Champagne will be held from 7-9 p.m. June 15, with the preview performances starting at 8 p.m.
June 14, 2013 - Winona Daily News
- Shakespeare fans keep club alive
CHRISMAN, Ill. (AP) — A club devoted to William Shakespeare continues to meet in east central Illinois — and has been going strong for 120 years.
June 14, 2013 - Paris Beacon-News
- Francis Ford Coppola in CBS News
Pacino always wanted to do theater. He wanted to do `Peer Gynt.' He wanted to do Shakespeare. Pacino will say, `Oh, I was raised next to a furnace in New York, and I'm never going to LA,' but they all live off the fat of the land,Coppola says.
- Terry Hands in KTAR.com
He was passionate about Shakespeare and attended many performances,Terry Hands told the AP in 1982 when he was joint artistic director of the company. "We are honored by his bequest."
- Garrett Reisman in Washington Post
I think in generations past, we might be quoting poetry or Shakespeare,Reisman said. "It seems like movie lines are where our touchstone is."