shakespeare http://wmuk.org en 'Paint' Imagines What Shakespeare's Dark Lady Was Like http://wmuk.org/post/paint-imagines-what-shakespeares-dark-lady-was <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Literary scholar </span><a href="http://gracetiffany.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Grace Tiffany</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> likes to puzzle over those minor characters in Shakespeare’s plays that we don’t hear much about.</span></p><p></p><p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:48:46 +0000 Rebecca Thiele 13527 at http://wmuk.org 'Paint' Imagines What Shakespeare's Dark Lady Was Like Could this be the end of Shakespeare in the Park? http://wmuk.org/post/could-be-end-shakespeare-park <p>If you haven’t been to Shakespeare in the Park in Portage before, this weekend may be your last chance.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.portagemi.gov/Departments/ParksRecreation/SummerEntertainmentSeries.aspx"><em style="line-height: 1.5;">The Comedy of Errors</em></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;will be performed at the <a href="http://www.portagemi.gov/departments/parksrecreation/parksamenitieslisting/celeryflats.aspx">Celery Flats Amphitheatre</a> in Portage, Thursday through Sunday.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The City of Portage is cutting funding for its entire summer entertainment series, which includes concerts, movie nights, and the all-volunteer Shakespeare troupe.</span></p><p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 04:09:18 +0000 Rebecca Thiele 7107 at http://wmuk.org Could this be the end of Shakespeare in the Park? Michigan Shakespeare Fest: Good actors make good Shakespeare http://wmuk.org/post/michigan-shakespeare-fest-good-actors-make-good-shakespeare <p>"Shakespeare's plays are never about the day nothing happened. They're always about the day something amazing happened," says&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Janice L.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Blixt, artistic director for the <a href="http://www.michiganshakespearefestival.com/">Michigan Shakespeare Festival</a>.</span></p><p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 14:52:00 +0000 Nancy Camden 6537 at http://wmuk.org Michigan Shakespeare Fest: Good actors make good Shakespeare Kalamazoo College performs Shakespeare's blood-soaked play 'Titus Andronicus' http://wmuk.org/post/kalamazoo-college-performs-shakespeares-blood-soaked-play-titus-andronicus <p><em>Titus Andronicus</em> was Shakespeare’s first tragedy and by far his bloodiest. Ironically enough, the director for <a href="http://www.kzoo.edu/">Kalamazoo College</a>’s production of the play, Kevin Dodd, is also the director for <a href="http://www.greatlakespeacejam.org/">Great Lakes Peace Jam</a>—a peace promoting organization.</p><p> Thu, 01 Nov 2012 17:40:36 +0000 Rebecca Thiele 1045 at http://wmuk.org Kalamazoo College performs Shakespeare's blood-soaked play 'Titus Andronicus'