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  1. Hong Kong Film Festival to honor William ShakespeareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - William Shakespeare and Bruce Lee are both to be honored at the upcoming Hong Kong International Film Festival , Variety reveals. Marking the festival's 40th edition and the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death, the HKIFF is to program three vastly different film interpretations of Shakespeare's stage play "Macbeth."

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  2. Video: Ian McKellen Shares Details on Disney's Beauty and the BeastRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... since 1961 has worked non-stop in the British theatre. Among his countless accolades, he has won Olivier Awards for "Macbeth," "The Alchemist," "Beny," "Wild Honey" and "Richard III." In 1991 Sir Ian was knighted for his outstanding contribution to ...

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  3. New British Musical to Premiere at Wales Millennium CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama. His credits away from Soho Theatre include 24 Hour Plays at the Old Vic, Macbeth at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre, and Faustus and Edward Gant's Amazing Feats of Loneliness for Headlong.

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  4. Taking place this June : Shanghai to stage Shakespeare film exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Daily Times

    ... among Chinese readers, but movies adapted from his works are unfamiliar to Chinese movie-goers. The 2015 hit 'Macbeth' failed to make China's quota for overseas movies. Shakespeare was an English poet, playwright and actor, widely regarded as the ...

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  5. Best Events in London in January 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    LONDON, ENGLAND, January 07, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Cirque Du Soleil perform at the Royal Albert Hall, 'The Nether' transfers to the West End and James McAvoy stars in 'The Ruling Class'; these are just some of the top London events to look forward to in January 2015. Atonement actor James McAvoy, who played a highly acclaimed Macbeth in an all-Scottish production at Trafalgar Studios two years ago, returns to the London theatre and reunites with Jamie Lloyd to play Jack, a possible paranoid schizophrenic with a Messiah complex, from 16th January 2015.

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  6. Stage Tube: On This Day for 1/28/16- MacbethRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Welcome to BWW's ON THIS DAY Series celebrating theatrical birthdays, openings and special events that took place on this day in theatre history! Today in 1982, Macbeth opened at the Circle in the Square Theatre, where it ran for 21 performances. Written by William Shakespeare , Macbeth is about a regicide and its aftermath.

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  7. Kit Harington hails West End 'anti-hero' role as departure from Game of ThronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Sunday Herald

    ... Colin Teevan. The production will be directed by Jamie Lloyd, whose credits include the musical Passion and Macbeth, which featured James McAvoy. The play is based on Marlowe's Elizabethan tragedy and Harington's role as Faustus sees him portray the ...

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  8. Sir Ian McKellen on his love of Shakespeare and that Oscars rowRead the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | ITV

    The actor Sir Ian McKellen has launched the British Film Institute's biggest programme of films that have been inspired by the works of William Shakespeare to mark the 400th anniversary of his death. Speaking to ITV News Correspondent Nina Nannar , Sir Ian said he "fell in love with Shakespeare" when he was about eight years old and his sister took him to see Macbeth and Twelfth Night.

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  9. Branagh Theatre Live: The Winter'sTaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Bangor Daily News

    The Grand screens a live, high-definition presentation of The Kenneth Branagh Theatre's production of William Shakespeare's classic "The Winter's Tale", starring both Branagh himself and one of Britain's grande dames of stage and screen Judi Dench, on Monday, February 29th at 2:00 pm. Shakespeare's timeless tragicomedy of obsession and redemption is re-imagined in a new production co-directed by Rob Ashford and Branagh, following their triumphant staging of Macbeth in Manchester and Manhattan.

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    Tuesday Jan 26 | This Is Somerset

    ... Colin Teevan. The production will be directed by Jamie Lloyd, whose credits include the musical Passion and Macbeth, which featured James McAvoy. The play is based on Marlowe's Elizabethan tragedy and Harington's role as Faustus sees him portray the ...

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  11. Kit Harington hails West End 'anti-hero' role as departure from Game...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Guardian-series.co.uk

    ... Colin Teevan. The production will be directed by Jamie Lloyd, whose credits include the musical Passion and Macbeth, which featured James McAvoy. The play is based on Marlowe's Elizabethan tragedy and Harington's role as Faustus sees him portray the ...

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  12. Ian McKellen to host London bus tours for Shakespeare film seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | The Age

    ... looking at how filmmakers have been influenced by Shakespeare works such as Romeo and Juliet , Hamlet , Henry V and Macbeth . "The beauty of Shakespeare is that he was so perceptive about human nature. He was so interested in the whole range of ...

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  13. Ian McKellen to host London bus tours for Shakespeare film season Monday, January 25Read the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    ... at how filmmakers have been influenced by Shakespeare works such as "Romeo and Juliet", "Hamlet", "Henry V" and "Macbeth" and a program of 18 British Shakespeare movies is to tour 110 countries. The program at London's BFI Southbank launches on ...

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  14. Ian McKellen to host London bus toursRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | The Mercury

    ... looking at how filmmakers have been influenced by Shakespeare works such as Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, Henry V and Macbeth and a program of 18 British Shakespeare movies is to tour 110 countries. The program at London's BFI Southbank launches on ...

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  15. McKellen to host bus tour for Shakespeare film seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Reuters

    ... at how filmmakers have been influenced by Shakespeare's works such as "Romeo and Juliet", "Hamlet", "Henry V" and "Macbeth" and it added that 18 British Shakespeare movies will also be screened in 110 countries. The BFI programme launches on the ...

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  16. CINEMA: Child's (Scottish) PlayRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Planet Jackson Hole

    ... only his second feature, after the gritty thriller The Snowtown Murders -that means if you're going to make another Macbeth , you'll be measuring up to interpretations of the same material remade by Orson Welles, Akira Kurosawa and Roman Polanski. ...

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  17. 'X-Men: Apocalypse': Michael Fassbender on Working with Oscar Isaac, Becoming a HorsemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Collider

    ... I think he was kind of doing the same thing. Between Days of Future Past and this you got some time spent playing Macbeth, is there any carry over there, or do you find any inspiration in that character to Magneto? FASSBENDER: I don't know, I don't ...

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  18. Kelsey Grammer Extends Run in Broadway's Finding NeverlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Playbill

    ... at a later time. Best-known for his work on TV's "Cheers" and "Frasier," Grammer has been seen on Broadway in Macbeth, Othello and La Cage aux Folles. In related news, On the Town Tony nominee Tony Yazbeck , most recently seen in the Japan world ...

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  19. Finding Neverland Hooks Kelsey Grammer for a Little Bit LongerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Broadway

    ... Folles , earning a Tony nomination for his performance as Georges. His additional Great White Way credits include Macbeth and Othello . He won four Emmy Awards for his performance as the titular radio psychiatrist in the long-running hit series ...

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  20. Kelsey Grammer's Finding Neverland Return Extended Through 3/26Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in 2010 (Tony nomination for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical). Other Broadway credits include Macbeth and Othello. Off-Broadway credits include Sunday in the Park with George, A Month in the Country and the Obie-winning ...

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