Wednesday, Dec 07, 2022



Five myths about Shakespeare's contribution to the English language

September 01, 2022 1:54 pm

Those myths send us down rabbit holes and make us lose sight of what is truly impressive about Shakespeare – what he did with his words

Rare folio edition of Shakespeare’s 'Henry IV' to be auctioned

October 27, 2021 9:40 am

The folio consists of his most important works like Macbeth, Tempest, and was together by John Heminges and Henry Condell, the playwright's friends and actors

UK's all-black, all-female theatre group aims to make Shakespeare 'accessible for new generation'

June 13, 2021 7:58 pm

The company has been launched by actors Maisey Bawden, Gabrielle Brooks, Danielle Kassaraté and Jade Samuels

Tom Hiddleston has a life advice: 'Be authentic and honest in your interaction with the world'

June 09, 2021 11:40 pm

The actor, who reprises his role as 'Loki', says all the advice that he can think of is much better than any advice he could give

Sound of Music actor Christopher Plummer dies at 91

February 07, 2021 10:06 am

The scion of a once-lofty family whose status had dwindled by the time he was born, Plummer nonetheless displayed the outward aspects of privilege throughout his life.

I have long thought that grief is the other side of love: Maggie O’Farrell

November 21, 2020 7:04 pm

British writer Maggie O’Farrell, 48, winner of this year’s Women’s Prize, on a mother’s grief, life in a post-pandemic world and reclaiming Shakespeare’s wife from obscurity

William Shakespeare was bisexual, suggests new research

August 25, 2020 4:04 pm

A set of fresh evidence which is about to be published in a book later has stated that during his 34-year long marriage to Anne Hathaway, the poet is believed to have had relationships with both men and women

Eminent academician Amaresh Dutta dies in Assam's Dibrugarh

August 06, 2020 8:09 pm

He was considered an authority on Shakespeare. His book 'Shakespeare's Tragic Vision and Art' published in 1963 received appreciation from scholars from across the globe.

I, Tonya actor Margot Robbie to produce a drama series based on Shakespeare plays

March 23, 2018 1:27 pm

Australian actor and film producer Margot Robbie is taking her production company LuckyChap Entertainment forward. Margot, who played Harley Quinn in Suicide Squad will make a 10 episode series based on Shakespeare's most celebrated plays.

Shekhar Kapur's tryst with Shakespeare for 'Will'

June 13, 2016 6:37 pm

Shekhar Kapur is bringing a TV series titled "Will" about the exploits of young William Shakespeare.