William Shakespeare

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Name: William Shakespeare
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

St George’s day dinner

To the George and Dragon in Swallowfield we wended our way last night. I donned my red tie and white shirt along with my sceptered isle and blessed plot cufflinks to enter into the spirit of it. We enjoyed our celebration of England’s national day. ... [Published John Redwood MP - 8 hours ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated 5 hours ago - 13 reports

Shakespeare's 450th Birthday

Today marks 450th anniversary of the birth of British bard William Shakespeare.To commemorate the anniversary, the National Center for Performing Arts in Beijing will be hosting an array of Shakespearean plays to honor the English playwright.CRI's Sam ... [Published CRI Online - 5 hours ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated 7 hours ago - 3 reports

Hit or Miss? EasyJet backs Shakespeare Day campaign with world record attempt

The stunt was part of a longer-running campaign to have 23 April officially recognised as a Bank Holiday called National William Shakespeare Day.The campaign, which is backed by the actress Emma Thompson and Bloomsbury Publishing, is aiming to get enough ... [Published PR Week UK - 7 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 3 reports

Actors read Shakespeare for 12 hours to mark his 450th birthday

, 10:35 pmBUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Erie County celebrated William Shakespeare’s birthday at the Market Arcade on Wednesday.The great bard would have been 450 years old. Local actors from Shakespeare in Delaware Park honored his work by performing readings ... [Published WIVB - 15 hours ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 3 reports

Bard flies high on birthday

London, April 23: The Bard was flying high today — literally — on his 450th birthday. A 10-foot image of William Shakespeare’s face was painted on to the fuselage of an easyJet flight flying from Gatwick in southern England to Verona in Italy. On board ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - 18 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 21 reports

Happy Birthday, William Shakespeare!

at 11:00 AMTina Packer's Women of ShakespeareWe talk with Tina Packer about her new on-stage gathering of the Bard’s female roles — from Juliet to Lady Macbeth.Tina Packer in "Women of Will" (Credit: Shakespeare & Company)William Shakespeare took the ... [Published WBUR On Point - 20 hours ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 3 reports

Avonian Willy 450 – part 5

EVERYBODY IS SHAKESPEARE For some, the most difficult thing of all to swallow is the utter and glorious banality of the fact that William Shakespeare really, truly and genuinely was William Shakespeare: a writer of some accomplishment and felicity ... [Published Pressyltaredux - 21 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 4 reports

Oh, Romeo, Romeo ...

BY Sorry, Juliet. He’s hard to find on many college campuses.Today is accepted as William Shakespeare’s birthday, and on the Bard’s 450th, American higher education gives him about as much love as the Capulets gave the Montagues.Thank you for reading ... [Published Times Record - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 41 reports

To be or not to be, four hundred and fifty

The “Chandos” portrait of William Shakespeare.Today’s the day of poet Shakespeare’s birthFour hundred fifty years would be his age.With celebrations all around the EarthIt is a fact that “all the world’s a stage”In honor of Shakespeare’s 450th birthday, ... [Published PBS - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 2 reports

Cornell Library Will Showcase Shakespeare Folios

By AIMEE CHOIn honor of William Shakespeare’s 450th birthday, Kroch Library will display all four folio editions of Shakespeare’s plays from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday.Cornell is “one of the few places in the world” that has the opportunity to display ... [Published Cornell Daily Sun - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 13 reports

William Shakespeare turns 450

Celebrations take place around the world to mark the 450th birthday of William Shakespeare. CNN's Rosie Tomkins has more. ... [Published CNN.com - Video - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 3 reports

Britain’s oldest William Shakespeare launches Shakespearean performances for Easter holidaymakers

Britain’s oldest living William Shakespeare on Wednesday 16 April supported a campaign at Bristol Airport to create an official day for his namesake.91 year William Shakespeare, from Bristol, joined easyJet and a troop of Shakespearean actors as they ... [Published Travel and Tour World - Apr 22 2014]

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Hit or Miss? EasyJet backs Shakespeare Day camp... [Published PR Week UK - 7 hours ago]
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St George’s day dinner [Published John Redwood MP - 8 hours ago]
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Winners of Shakespeare's Brithday draw announced [Published Isleofman.com - 8 hours ago]
School to present ‘Hamlet’ [Published Norman Transcript - 9 hours ago]
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Ekta Kapoor to make the gay version of ‘Romeo a... [Published The News Tribe - 10 hours ago]
Rajat Kapoor’s tributes to Shakespeare [Published New Delhi Pioneer - 10 hours ago]
The places that inspired William Shakespeare [Published MSN Canada - 10 hours ago]
Discovering the truths about the real Downton A... [Published Yorkshire Post - 11 hours ago]
'Circle' unbroken after 130 years [Published Fairmont Sentinel - 11 hours ago]
Writing is bad for your wealth [Published Boston Globe - 11 hours ago]
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St George’s day dinner [Published John Redwood MP - 8 hours ago]
To the George and Dragon in Swallowfield we wended our way last night. I donned my red tie and white shirt along with my sceptered isle and blessed plot cufflinks to enter into the spirit of it. We enjoyed our celebration of England’s national day. ...
Shakespeare’s 450th birthday: Now all the world... [Published Anwar Ibrahim - 13 hours ago]
The Telegraph The 450th anniversary of the Bard’s birthday on Wednesday will see an explosion of tributes and performances – how different to 50 years ago. Jonathan Bate explains how the playwright became a global icon The 400th anniversary of  ...
Happy Bard Day [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - 18 hours ago]
William Shakespeare was born 450 years ago today! pic.twitter.com/MM7t3oChiQ — Historical Pics (@HistoricalPics) April 23, 2014 Daniel Hannan notes the occasion: Four-hundred-and-fifty years ago today, in a village in the West Midlands, the ...
Oh Nay Thou Didn't! William Shakespeare's Great... [Published Mashable! - 19 hours ago]
No one throws down an insult to rampallions and scullions like William Shakespeare April 23 marks 450 years since the playwright's birth. And like any good birthday party, a descent into verbal jabs is the perfect way to celebrate. See also: ...
Avonian Willy 450 – part 5 [Published Pressyltaredux - 21 hours ago]
EVERYBODY IS SHAKESPEARE For some, the most difficult thing of all to swallow is the utter and glorious banality of the fact that William Shakespeare really, truly and genuinely was William Shakespeare: a writer of some accomplishment and felicity ...
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