updating Shakespeare

If You Don’t Trust Shakespeare, Don’t Do It

Romeo and Juliet - William Shakespeare - Shakespeare’s Globe - 21 April 2017Director - Daniel KramerDesigner - Soutra GilmourChoreographer - Tim ClaydonLighting - Charles Balfour

Emma Rice, a fine, innovative director, became the Globe director who started the rumpus – she famously stated that Shakespeare was like medicine, and wanted to modernise a theatre most famous for being a replica of the original. It was a bad fit; she went on to direct a ‘Midsummer Night’s Dream’ that did indeed […]