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From 'The Troublesome Reign of King John'

Shakespeare: A Boy Player Himself?

I asked Ollie Jones how he’d benefitted from The Louis Marder Shakespeare Centre Scholarship… ‘My research starts with a rather innocuous record in the Minutes and Accounts of the Stratford Corporation, housed in the collections of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust archive. Here, in addition to the more expected entry recording a reward to the royal […]

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Shakespeare in Bohemia

Last week I went to Prague for the International Shakespeare Association’s Ninth World Shakespeare Congress. These events take place every five years, and I’ve attended a number of them, starting with that at Stratford-upon-Avon in 1981, which was memorable not least because at the final dinner everyone was presented with a chocolate effigy of Shakespeare. […]

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