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All-Black Femme Creative Team Giving A Modern Take On Shakespeare’s OTHELLO

Between April 8 -17, 2021, the Women’s Theatre Festival in Raleigh, North Carolina, is putting on a virtual performance of Shakespeare’s iconic Othello play, but with a unique and modern upgrade. With the world of entertainment going virtual, it means these performances are available to an even wider audience around the globe.
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Review: Shakespeare’s darkest comedy, ‘Measure for Measure’ seems ripped from the headlines

Can Shakespeare truly resonate with contemporary audiences? When the comedy of “Measure for Measure” features corrupt politicians, sexual harassment and hypocritical abuses of power, the NOLA Project’s rendition often bears a ripped-from-the-headlines aura.