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What is a Dramaturg?

June 6, 2024
Read on to learn about dramaturgy, it’s many definitions, and the Literary Managers & Dramaturgs of the Americas!

Shakespeare & Madness

May 2, 2024
It’s Mental Health Awareness Month—and we want to talk to you about Madness in Shakespeare’s plays.

Leading Players: Celebrating NCAA Women’s Basketball Coaches & their Bard Counterparts

March 19, 2024
In honor of Women’s History Month we’ve compiled a list of college coaches with similarities to leading players from Shakespeare’s greatest works. Check out our list of 2024 TOP 10 ranked NCAA Women’s coaches and their leading Shakespeare counterparts.

Quill Confessions:
A Look Inside the Ultimate Shakespeare Retreat

January 31, 2024
Business Director Cheryl Rizzo offers her insights at the 2024 STA Conference

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Coriolanus

By William Shakespeare
Translation by Sean San José

A powerfully topical new translation of Shakespeare’s study of military power and political folly.

Bay Area director, actor, and producer Sean San José takes on the themes of power and politics in his version of Coriolanus, Shakespeare’s exploration of militaristic might and political folly. San José’s take on this little-known classic reimagines the text to be spoken by and for a community of “others.” The translation, which brings Shakespeare’s language into our era, rendering its thematic and dramatic power broadly accessible, is powered by a reexamination of populism in our current political moment.

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The Taming of the Shrew

By William Shakespeare

In a Modern Verse Translation by Amy Freed

Directed by Art Manke

Radio Play Adapted by Amy Freed and Leanna Keyes

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