Shakespeare at the Movies- Inside Out

June 19, 2015 at 11:37 am | Posted in Shakespeare at the Movies, Shakespeare In Culture | Leave a comment
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It’s that time again for another Shakespeare at the Movies segment! With such a huge variety of movies released during the summer season, I decided to focus on one that I am personally very excited to see. Inside Out is the latest offering from Pixar, and is being released today. Here are some Shakespeare (and Shakespeare-inspired) projects that the cast has worked on over the years!

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Amy Poehler (Joy)

Appeared in:

  • Hamlet 2 (2008) as Cricket Feldstein

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Diane Lane (Mom)

Appeared in:

  • Twelfth Night (American Repertory Theatre, 1989) as Olivia

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Kyle MacLachlan (Dad)

Appeared in:

  • Hamlet (2000) as Claudius 

attends the Los Angeles Premiere and Party for Disney•Pixar’s INSIDE OUT at El Capitan Theatre on June 8, 2015 in Hollywood, California.

Dave Goelz and Frank Oz  (Subconscious Guard Frank and Subconscious Guard Dave)

Dave and Frank have been performers of various characters from Sesame Street and The Muppets for many years, and have appeared in many Shakespeare related sketches. Here are a couple of examples!

Gonzo recites Shakespeare while hanging by his nose:

Monsterpiece Theatre- The Taming of the Shoe:

Have I missed someone? Which of these performances is your favourite? Leave a comment and let us know!

Shakespeare at the Movies- Jurassic World

June 11, 2015 at 11:46 am | Posted in Shakespeare at the Movies, Shakespeare In Culture | Leave a comment
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The moment film fans from around the world have been patiently waiting for for many years has finally arrived… The latest film in the Jurassic Park series is being released this week! In what is sure to be one of the biggest movies of the summer, Jurassic World picks up many years after the original (and may or may not ignore the events of the 2nd and 3rd in the series, to many fans’ delight.) The (almost) entirely new cast have a wide range of experience in different genres of film, with a few Shakespearean film and stage roles on their resumes!

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Bryce Dallas Howard (Claire)

Appeared in:

  • As You Like It (2006) as Rosalind
  • As You Like It (The Public Theater, 2003) as Rosalind

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Arrfan Khan (Masrani)

Appeared in:

  • Haider (2014) as Roohdaar
  • Maqbool (2003) as Maqbool

*To read more about recent popular Shakespeare adaptations in Bollywood, check out one of our past blog posts!

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BD Wong (Dr. Henry Wu)

Appeared in:

  • The Tempest (Roundabout Theatre Company, 1989) as Ariel

Did I miss someone? Do you think Shakespeare would enjoy the Jurassic Park series? Leave a comment and let us know!

Shakespeare at the Movies- Spy

June 4, 2015 at 11:26 am | Posted in Shakespeare at the Movies, Shakespeare In Culture | Leave a comment
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The latest film from Paul Feig, Spy, is a comedy that is certainly going to help us kick off the sumer with a good laugh! This hilarious cast has appeared in several stage and screen adaptations of Shakespeare’s works, and not just the comedies! Let’s see who has been involved with The Bard before:

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Jude Law (Bradley Fine)

Appeared in:

  • Henry V (Noël Coward Theatre, 2013) as Henry V
  • Hamlet (Wyndham’s Theatre, 2009) as Hamlet
  • Pericles (Royal National Theatre, 1994)

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Raad Rawi (Tihomir Boyanov)

Appeared in:

  • Much Ado About Nothing (Playhouse Theatre, 1998)
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Royal Shakespeare Company tour, 1988) as Theseus/Oberon

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Rose Byrne (Rayna Boyanov)

Appeared in:

  • Wicker Park (2004) as Alex

*This movie is inspired by A Midsummer Night’s Dream!

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Jason Statham (Rick Ford)

Appeared in:

  • Gnomeo and Juliet (2011) as Tybalt

Did I miss someone? Leave a comment and let me know!

Shakespeare at the Movies- The Avengers: Age of Ultron

April 28, 2015 at 1:46 pm | Posted in Shakespeare at the Movies, Shakespeare In Culture | Leave a comment
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The Avengers: Age of Ultron is being released in North America this week, and certainly needs no introduction. One of the biggest film franchises of the modern day, the Age of Ultron cast brings loads of experience performing Shakespeare’s works on screen and in the theatre. Let’s find out who has played what roles!

Robert Downey Jr. (Tony Stark/ Iron Man)

Robert Downey Jr

Appeared in:

  • Richard III (1995) as Lord Rivers

Elizabeth Olsen (Wanda Maximoff/ Scarlet Witch)

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Appeared in:

  • Romeo and Juliet (Classic Stage Company, 2013) as Juliet

Paul Bettany (Jarvis/ Vision)

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Appeared in:

  • Romeo and Juliet (Royal Shakespeare Company, 1995) as Paris
  • Julius Caesar (Royal Shakespeare Company, 1995) as Decius Brutus/Strato
  • Richard III (Royal Shakespeare Company, 1995) as Richmond

Idris Elba (Heimdall)

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Appeared in:

  • Trolius and Cressida (American Place Theater, 2001) as Achilles

Stellan Skarsgard (Erik Selvig)

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Appeared in:

  • Romeo and Juliet (2013) as Prince of Verona
  • Den tragiska historien om Hamlet – Prins av Danmark (TV Movie, 1985) as Hamlet

Andy Serkis (Ulysses Klaue)

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Appeared in:

  • Othello (Royal Exchange Theatre, 2002) as Iago
  • King Lear (Royal Court Theatre, 1993) as The Fool
  • Macbeth (Royal Exchange Theatre, 1988) as Porter/Sargeant
  • The WInter’s Tale (The Dukes in Lancaster, 1986) as Florizel
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream (The Dukes in Lancaster, 1986) as Lysander
  • Henry IV Part 1 (Nuffield Studio, Southampton, 1982) as Poins

Julie Delpy (Madame B)

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Appeared in:

  • King Lear (1987) as Virginia

Henry Goodman (Dr. List)

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Appeared in:

  • Two Gentlemen of Verona (Royal National Theatre, 1999)
  • The Merchant of Venice (Royal National Theatre, 1999)
  • Richard II (Royal National Theatre, 1995)
  • The Merry Wives of Windsor (Royal National Theatre, 1995)
  • Pericles (Royal National Theatre, 1994)
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Royal National Theatre, 1992)
  • Hamlet (Royal National Theatre, 1990)
  • Richard III (Royal National Theatre, 1990)
  • Antony and Cleopatra (British National Theatre, 1988)
  • Cymbeline (British National Theatre, 1988)
  • The Tempest (British National Theatre, 1988)
  • The WInter’s Tale (British National Theatre, 1988)
  • The Comedy of Errors (Royal Shakespeare Company, 1983)

Joss Whedon (Director)

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Directed:

  • Much Ado About Nothing (2012)

Which of these roles is your favourite? Did I miss someone? Leave a comment and let us know!

Shakespeare Was a Muggle

March 17, 2015 at 11:50 am | Posted in Shakespeare at the Movies, Shakespeare In Culture | Leave a comment
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J.K. Rowling is one of the bestselling British authors of all time. Her books are internationally beloved. However, there is another author from England who is equally renowned. That writer is none other than William Shakespeare himself. There may be few apparent connections between the magical world that Harry Potter and his friends live in and Hamlet’s Denmark, Shylock’s Venice, or any of the other characters and settings in Shakespeare’s works. Yet, there is something about the two author’s works that inspire crossovers, if not with plots then with people. The Harry Potter franchise has had some of the world’s best Shakespearian actors and actresses take on the roles of muggles and wizards alike.

Here is a list of some Shakespearian Actors and their connections to Harry Potter:

Kenneth Branagh – Professor Gilderoy Lockhart

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Professor Lockhart may not be the most memorable character from the Harry Potter franchise, but when portrayed by Shakespearian heavyweight Kenneth Branagh on screen, it is difficult not to pay attention. Away from Harry Potter, Branagh is known for his abilities to bring the Bard to the big screen. His film adaptations include Henry V, Much Ado About Nothing, As You Like It, Hamlet, and Love’s Labour’s Lost. He has also appeared onscreen as Iago in Oliver Parker’s Othello. Aside from his films, Branagh has been connected to countless stage productions.

Emma Thompson – Professor Sybill Trelawney

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The former wife of Branagh, Thomson has acted in Shakespeare adaptations on and off the screen. She appeared alongside Branagh in Henry V before taking on a lead role in his Much Ado About Nothing. She has also been involved in several stage productions of Shakespeare’s works throughout her acting career. Though her portrayal of sharp-tongued Beatrice in Much Ado About Nothing may make her unrecognizable as the helter-skelter Professor Trelawney, Thompson’s acting can be enjoyed in whatever project she’s involved with.

Alan Rickman – Professor Severus Snape

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Though often difficult to love in his role as Professor Snape, Alan Rickman is capable of much more than the monotone portions master. He is a former member of the Royal Shakespeare Company, and his formal training has involved him in many Shakespearian productions. Romeo and Juliet, As You Like It, and Antony and Cleopatra are only a few of the many projects that Rickman has participated in throughout his acting career.

Maggie Smith – Professor Minerva McGonagall

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Maggie Smith has had a long acting career spanning across the globe from the London stage to Stratford, Ontario. Her work with the Stratford Festival landed her roles as Lady Macbeth and Cleopatra. She has also starred as Desdemona in the 1965 film adaptation of Othello. At eighty years old, Dame Maggie Smith is still acting and will probably appear on stage again.

Ralph Fiennes – Lord Voldemort

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Another Royal Shakespeare Company alum, Fiennes has taken on roles from Hamlet to the one “who must not be named” himself, Lord Voldemort. Since the mid-eighties, he has played many of the great Shakespearian roles from lovesick Romeo, to aging Prospero. He received a Tony Award for his portrayal of Prince Hamlet on Broadway, and made his debut as a director with his adaptation of Coriolanus. Though his role as Voldemort is finished, Fiennes continues to be heavily involved in Shakespeare productions.

Fiona Shaw – Mrs. Petunia Dursley 

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It may not be easy to picture tight-lipped Mrs. Dursley as Richard II, but Fiona Shaw has successfully tackled both roles. She has worked extensively with the Royal Shakespeare Company. Her most memorable appearance in a Shakespearian production was in her role as Richard the II in 1997 gender bending rendition of the play. She remains one of the top classical actresses working today.

Shakespeare at the Movies- The Oscars 2015

February 19, 2015 at 1:09 pm | Posted in Shakespeare at the Movies | Leave a comment
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On Sunday night, Hollywood will celebrate and present the 87th Academy Awards. The nominees this year have given some of the best performances of their careers, but today I want to focus on their accomplishments as Shakespearean actors! Find out which of the acting nominees have Shakespeare included in their bodies of work below!

michael-keaton-birdman Michael Keaton (Actor in a Leading Role, Birdman)

Appeared in:

  • Much Ado About Nothing (1993) as Dogberry

eddie-redmayne-the-theory-of-everythingEddie Redmayne (Actor in a Leading Role, The Theory of Everything)

Appeared in:

  • Twelfth Night (2002, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre) as Viola
  • Richard III (2011, Donmar Warehouse) as Richard III

 benedict-cumberbatch-the-imitation-gameBenedict Cumberbatch (Actor in a Leading Role, The Imitation Game)

Appeared in:

  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream (2001, Open Air Theatre) as Demetrius
  • Love’s labour’s Lost (2001, Open Air Theatre) as King of Navarre
  • Romeo and Juliet (2002, Open Air Theatre) as Benvolio
  • As You Like It (2002, Open Air Theatre) as Orlando
  • The Hollow Crown- Richard III (2016, TV mini-series) as Richard III
  • The Hollow Crown- Henry VI Park 2 (2016, TV mini-series) as Richard III

marion-cotillard-two-days-one-nightMarion Cotillard (Actress in a Leading Role, Two Days, One Night)

Appearing in:

  • Macbeth (2015) as Lady Macbeth

 eddie-redmayne-the-theory-of-everythingFelicity Jones (Actress in a Leading Role, The Theory of Everything)

Appeared in:

  • The Tempest (2010) as Miranda

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Ethan Hawke (Actor in a Supporting Role, Boyhood)

Appeared in:

  • Hamlet (2000) as Hamlet
  • Henry IV (2004, Lincoln Center Theater) as Hotspur
  • The Winter’s Tale (2009 Stage Production)
  • Macbeth (2013, Lincoln Center Theater) as Macbeth

meryl-streep-into-the-woodsMeryl Streep (Actress in a Supporting Role, Into the Woods)

Appeared in:

  • The Taming of the Shrew (1978, Shakespeare in the Park) as Katherine
  • Romeo and Juliet (2012, Shakespeare in the Park Staged Reading) as Juliet

neil-patrick-harris-romeo*BONUS- Neil Patrick Harris (The host this year!)

Appeared in:

  • Romeo and Juliet (1998, Old Globe Theatre) as Romeo

Did I miss someone? Which of these roles is your favorite? Who do you think will walk away a winner on Sunday? Leave a comment and let us know!

CONTEST- Win tickets to a Toronto screening of The Taming of the Shrew!

January 12, 2015 at 12:34 pm | Posted in Friends of SIA, Shakespeare at the Movies, Toronto Happenings | Leave a comment
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As part of the Shakespeare’s Globe on Screen series, our friends at Bloor Hot Docs Cinema have generously given us 4 pairs of tickets to an upcoming screening of The Taming of the Shrew, and they could be yours!

To win tickets to the 12:00PM screening on Saturday, January 24th at the Bloor Hot Docs Cinema in Toronto, all you need to do is fill out the form below!

*THIS CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED. THANKS FOR ENTERING!

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Contest is open to all residents of Ontario, and will close at 11:59 on Wednesday, January 21, 2015. Winners will be randomly selected and notified by phone or e-mail.

Thank you again to our friends at Bloor Hot Docs Cinema and Shakespeare’s Globe for making this contest possible, and good luck to everyone who enters!

Shakespeare at the Movies- The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

December 17, 2014 at 2:39 pm | Posted in Shakespeare at the Movies, Shakespeare In Culture | Leave a comment
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Today is the North American release date of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies! To celebrate the release of the last movie in the Hobbit series, let’s look at the Shakespeare-related work that the cast has done. From British Theatre elite, to some new faces to the Bard’s works, this cast has a wide variety of Shakespeare offerings on stage and screen!

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Lee Pace (Thranduil)

Appeared in:

  • King Richard II (The Juilliard School) as Richard I
  • Much Ado About Nothing (The Juilliard School) as Don Pedro
  • Romeo and Juliet (The Juilliard School) as Romeo
  • Julius Caesar (The Juilliard School) as Cassius

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Benedict Cumberbatch (Smaug)

Appeared in:

  • Richard III (Hollow Crown TV Mini-Series, 2016) as Richard III
  • Henry IV Part 2 (Hollow Crown TV Mini-Series, 2016) as Richard III
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream (New Shakespeare Company, 2010) as Demetrius
  • Romeo and Juliet (New Shakespeare Company, 2002) as Benvolio
  • As You Like It (New Shakespeare Company, 2002) as Orlando
  • Love’s Labour’s Lost (New Shakespeare Company, 2001) as King of Navarre

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Richard Armitage (Thorin Oakenshield)

Appeared in:

  • Shakespeare Re-Told (TV Mini-Series, 2005) as Peter Macduff
  • Macbeth (TV Movie, 2001) as Angus
  • Hamlet (1998 Stage Production) as Bernardo

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Orlando Bloom (Legolas)

Appeared in:

  • Romeo and Juliet (Richard Rodgers Theatre, 2013) as Romeo

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Martin Freeman (Bilbo Baggins)

Appeared in:

  • Richard III (Trafalgar Studios, 2014) as Richard III

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Cate Blanchett (Galadriel)

Appeared in:

  • Richard II (Sydney Festival, 2009) as Richard II

*This production was part of The War of the Roses, where all of Shakespeare’s Historical plays were condensed into one 8 hour performance!

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Ian McKellen (Gandalf)

Appeared in:

  • King Lear (Royal Shakespeare Company, 2007) as King Lear
  • The Tempest (Audiobook, 2004) as Prospero
  • The Tempest (West Yorkshire Playhouse, 1999) as Prospero
  • Richard III (1995) as Richard III
  • Richard III (National Theatre, 1990) as Richard III
  • King Lear (National Theatre, 1990) as Kent
  • Othello (Royal Shakespeare Company, 1989) as Iago
  • Acting Shakespeare (Playhouse Theatre, 1988)
  • Hamlet (British National Theatre, 1985)
  • Coriolanus (National Theatre, 1984) as Coriolanus
  • Twelfth Night (Royal Shakespeare Company,1978) as Sir Toby Belch
  • Macbeth (Royal Shakespeare Company, 1976) as Macbeth
  • The Winter’s Tale (Royal Shakespeare Company, 1976) as Leontes
  • Romeo and Juliet (Royal Shakespeare Company, 1976) as Romeo
  • King Lear (The Actor’s Company, 1974) as Edgar
  • Hamlet (Prospect Theatre Company, 1971) as Hamlet
  • Hamlet (TV movie, 1970) as Hamlet
  • Richard II (Prospect Theatre Company, 1968) as Richard II
  • Much Ado About Nothing (Royal Shakespeare Company, 1965) as Claudio
  • Coriolanus (Nottingham Playhouse, 1963) as Tullus Aufidius

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Christopher Lee (Saruman)

Appeared in:

  • Julius Caesar (1970) as Artemidorus

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Hugo Weaving (Elrond)

Appeared in:

  • Macbeth (Sydney Theatre Company, 2014) as Macbeth
  • Much Ado About Nothing (Melbourne Theatre Company, 1993) as Benedick
  • The Taming of the Shrew (Melbourne Theatre Company, 1991) as Petruchio
  • Julius Caesar (State Theatre Company of South Australia, 1989) as Brutus
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Belvoir St. Theatre, 1986) as Oberon

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James Nesbitt (Bofur)

Appeared in:

  • Coriolanus (2011) as Tribune Sicinius

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Graham McTavish (Dwalin)

Appeared in:

  • King Lear (1999) as Duke of Albany
  • Macbeth (1997) as Banquo
  • Julius Caesar: A Critical Guide (Video Documentary, 1997) as Brutus
  • King Lear: A Critical Guide (Video Documentary, 1997) as Albany
  • Richard III (New Shakespeare Company, 1995)
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream (New Shakespeare Company, 1995)

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Stephen Fry (Master of Laketown)

Appeared in:

  • Twelfth Night (Shakespeare’s Globe, 2012) as Malvolio

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Ken Stott (Balin)

Appeared in:

  • Merry Wives of Windsor (Royal National Theatre, 1995)
  • Richard II (Royal National Theatre, 1995)
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream (British National Theatre, 1992)
  • Richard III (Royal National Theatre, 1991)
  • The Winter’s Tale (British National Theatre, 1988)
  • The Tempest (British National Theatre, 1988)
  • Cymbeline (British National Theatre, 1988)
  • Antony and Cleopatra (British National Theatre, 1988)
  • Hamlet (British National Theatre, 1986)
  • King Lear (British National Theatre, 1986)
  • Hamlet (Donmar Warehouse Theatre, 1982) as Rosencrantz
  • King Lear (TV Movie, 1982) as Curan
  • Henry IV Part 1 (Royal Shakespeare Company, 1976)
  • Henry IV Part 2 (Royal Shakespeare Company, 1976)
  • Henry V (Royal Shakespeare Company, 1976)

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Ian Holm (Old Bilbo)

Appeared in:

  • Measure for Measure (Royal National Theatre, 2002)
  • King Lear (Royal National theatre, 1997)
  • Othello (Royal National Theatre, 1997)
  • Pericles (Royal National Theatre, 1994)Hamlet (1990) as Polonius
  • Henry V (1989) as Captain Fluellen
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream (1968) as Puck
  • The Wars of the Roses (TV Mini-Series, 1965) as Richard III
  • Henry IV Part 1 (Royal Shakespeare Theatre, 1964) as Henry, Prince of Wales
  • The Tempest (Royal Shakespeare Company Theatre, 1963)
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Royal Shakespeare Company Theatre, 1962)
  • The Winter’s Tale (Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, 1960)
  • The Taming of the Shrew (Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, 1960)
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream (TV Movie, 1959) as Puck
  • King Lear (Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, 1959) as the Fool
  • Coriolanus (Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, 1959)
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, 1959)
  • Othello (Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, 1959)
  • Much Ado About Nothing (Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, 1958)
  • Twelfth Night (Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, 1958)
  • Titus Andronicus (Stoll Theatre, 1957) as Mutius
  • Macbeth (Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, 1955)
  • Titus Andronicus (Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, 1955)
  • Troilus and Cressida (Stratford Theatre Festival, 1954)
  • Romeo and Juliet (Stratford Theatre Festival, 1954)

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Ryan Gage (Alfrid)

Appeared in:

  • Hamlet (2009) as Osric

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Sylvester McCoy (Radagast)

Appeared in:

  • King Lear (Royal Shakespeare Company, 2007) as The Fool
  • Antony and Cleopatra (Royal National Theatre, 1987)
  • King Lear (Royal National Theatre, 1987)
  • Hamlet (Royal National Theatre, 1987)
  • Macbeth (Royal National Theatre, 1987)
  • Antony and Cleopatra (Theatre Royal Haymarket, 1986)
  • The Taming of the Shrew (Theatre Royal Haymarket, 1986)

Have I missed someone or something on this list? Which Hobbit alums Shakespeare roles are your favorites? Leave a comment and let me know!

CONTEST: Win tickets to a screening of A Midsummer Night’s Dream!

December 8, 2014 at 12:12 pm | Posted in Friends of SIA, Shakespeare at the Movies, Toronto Happenings | Leave a comment
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As a special Holiday treat for all of you, our friends at Bloor Hot Docs Cinema have generously given us 4 free passes to the Saturday, December 27 screening of A Midsummer Night’s Dream in Toronto, performed by Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre! To enter, all you have to do is fill out the form below:

*THIS CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED. THANKS FOR ENTERING!

Good luck to everyone who enters!

Contest closes at 11:59PM on Thursday, December 18, 2014. Winners will be contacted via phone or e-mail with instructions on how to pick up their tickets.

Shakespeare at the Movies: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay- Part 1

November 21, 2014 at 12:35 pm | Posted in Shakespeare at the Movies, Shakespeare In Culture | Leave a comment
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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay- Part 1 needs no introduction. It is one of the most highly anticipated movies of the season, so I thought it was absolutely necessary to explore the bodies of work from this impressive cast. To no ones surprise, many of the actors have done Shakespeare related work on film and stage! Let’s take a look at what they’ve done.

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Donald Sutherland (President Snow)

Appeared in:

  • Hamlet at Elsinore (1964 TV movie) as Fortinbras, Prince of Norway

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Jeffrey Wright (BeeTee)

Appeared in:

  • Hamlet (2000) as The Gravedigger

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Philip Seymour Hoffman (Plutarch Heavensbee)

Appeared in:

  • The 15 Minute Hamlet (1995 short) as Bernardo, Horatio and Laertes
  • Othello (2008, Public Theater) as Iago

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Paula Malcomson (Katniss’ Mother)

Appeared in:

  • Hamlet (2000) as Marcella

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Stanley Tucci (Caesar Flickerman)

Appeared in:

  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream (2000) as Puck

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Elden Henson (Pollux)

Appeared in:

  • O (2001) as Roger

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Sarita Choudhury (Egeria)

Appeared in:

  • Much Ado About Nothing (1998, Cheek by Jowl Theatre Company) as Hero

How many of these performances have you seen? Which one is your favorite? Leave a comment and let us know!

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