Shakespeare en Kabul: es universal?

Vamos a hablar sobre la “universalidad” de Shakespeare. La gente que discute sobre Shakespeare usualmente pertenecen a dos grupos: A) Shakespeare es universal. Todos lo aman cuando ven su obra y él captura la condición humana, etcétera, etcétera. B) Shakespeare es un gran escritor del teatro que definitivamente mostraba las luchas comunes de mucha gente, […]

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Mix the Play: Awesome!

The British Council has recently collaborated with the Old Vic Theatre to produce an AWESOME resource called Mix the Play, which allows you to digitally direct a scene from A Midsummer Night’s Dream. I procrastinated for about an hour on this website. Not only is it a great great great way to have fun, but it […]

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Translating Shakespeare

About a week ago, I had a fantastic meeting with the president of the Fundación Shakespeare Argentina (FSA), Dra. Mercedes de la Torre, and her husband, who is the Executive Director. Aside from realizing we’ve all visited the same, extremely out of the way, fantastically decorated garden in Italy, over tea and coffee, sitting in […]

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