This Tiny Picture on Twitter Contains the Complete Works of Shakespeare
“I was just testing to see how much raw data I could cram into a tweet," the computer science undergraduate behind the demonstration said.
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Corporate Sponsors Drop Trumpian 'Julius Caesar' over Assassination Scene
Delta and Bank of America announced they'd no longer be supporting the Shakespeare in the Park play, in which a Trump-like Caesar is murdered.
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Watch a Very Young Big Sean Perform in a Middle School Shakespeare Production
It's not as poetic as his "Mercy" verse, but we all start somewhere.
Ophelia’s Tragic Sinking Act, Reimagined in Contemporary Animation
Feel the swirling sense of loss in Sharon Liu’s video.
Something Wicked Puts a Witchy Spin On Shakespeare
In a new adaptation of Macbeth, Paul Vasterling conjures a bewitching spectacle of power, murder, and dance.
Steve Jobs’ Turtleneck Is Getting Auctioned Off: Last Week in Art
Also last week: Burning Man vandals, or vigilantes?
Making Friends with Your Demons: Rufus Wainwright Tackles Judy Garland, Shakespeare, and Life
A decade on Wainwright returns to restage his acclaimed Rufus Does Judy at Carnegie Hall show. For both stars harnessing the darkness was integral to their art.
How 'Dirty' Words Got Dirty
Want to know who the original Dick is? We sure did.
This Is How Mykki Blanco Does 'Romeo & Juliet' [Behind the Scenes]
Baz, beware. Director Matt Lambert gives us an inside look at music video triumph, "High School Never Ends" (ft. Woodkid).
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Talking to Filmmaker Philomena Cunk About Drugs and Global Warming
Before the premiere of her new TV show, <i>Cunk on Shakespeare</i>, we asked her a bunch of weird questions about sex with robots and Twitter.
Two Sculptures Celebrate Shakespeare's Death's Big 400
One is the size of a pin, while the other is made up of 2,000 steel stars.
We Asked Europeans How Much They Care About Shakespeare
It's the 400th anniversary of the bard's death today, but does anyone outside of Britain give a shit?