By Nicholas Hytner 7 min read
An excerpt from Nicholas Hytner's book, Balancing Acts, that discusses the importance of the actor's interpretation in Shakespeare's "Hamlet."
By Lorraine Berry 14 min read
When an author uses a book as a plot device to tell a story within a story, magical things can happen. Here are some of our favorite books within books.
By Meghan McCullough 5 min read
Tracy Chevalier discusses her contribution to the Hogarth Shakespeare series: New Boy, her retelling of Othello, which she set in a 1970s DC schoolyard.
By Angela Thirlwell 5 min read
She’s boy and girl, threatened by death but never dying, a heroine-hero who pushes bounds of her play and lives on long after it’s over.