Posts Tagged ‘Mark Rylance’

From ‘s article in The Guardian, 1st May 2015:

Rice will follow Mark Rylance and Dominic Dromgoole in top job at the theatre when she takes over in April 2016

The job description demanded “visionary and charismatic leadership”, the ability to “command respect and loyalty”, the confidence to take risks and – oh yes – “a knowledge and love of the work of Shakespeare and his contemporaries”.

Four months after the role was advertised, Emma Rice has been named as the next artistic director of Shakespeare’s Globe in London.

Rice, who is currently…

FULL ARTICLE:  Shakespeare’s Globe appoints Emma Rice as new artistic director | Stage | The Guardian.

Photograph: Linda Nylind - Emma Rice in 2012

‘I will take custody of this incredible organisation with an open heart, fierce passion and excited mind’  Photograph: Linda Nylind – Emma Rice in 2012


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  1. (You may also be interested in The DF Eye – 04/06/2012, a general look at theatre, film and more)
    Now here’s a question…
  2. As DF really likes Shakespeare, and imagines you must have some interest to be reading this, let’s start in early, with something…
  3. For Children

  4. Helena Bonham Carter speaks about this app, with Tom Hiddleston speaking the ‘If music be the food of love’ opening of Twelfth Night here…
  5. For more from Tom Hiddleston, see next section!
  6. Find out about how Shakespeare inspired songs for children sung by his characters…
  7. Shakespeare and our Political World

  8. Looking at Shakespeare and public / private leadership and authenticity, with Tom Hiddleston and Mark Rylance…
  9. Tom Hiddleston BBC Newsnight 28-05-2012
    Wed, May 30 2012 12:30:25
  10. Tom Hiddleston, Patrick Stewart and other ‘well-kent faces’ will be appearing in The Hollow Crown series this month on the BBC…
  11. The Hollow Crown – Shakespeare Unlocked season – BBC Two
    Wed, May 30 2012 18:50:06
  12. Shakespeare Data

  13. Shakespeare and a “computational knowledge engine”…
  14. Shakespeare Sketch

  15. DF was reminded of this recently and, even if you’ve seen it before, A Small Rewrite is worth re-watching…
  16. Shakespeare sketch – A Small Rewrite
    Wed, May 31 2006 10:51:23

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