Macbeth performance at Papanui High School: Picturing Canterbury

Macbeth performance at Papanui High School. 30 July 1987. Students at Papanui High School performing in their version of William Shakespeare's Macbeth. Students are, from left, Rochelle Meggitt (witch 3), Robert Crossen (Banquo), Tracy Denhard (witch 2) and Raquel Lewis (witch 1). Do you have any photographs of Shakespeare performances in Christchurch? If so, feel free to contribute to…
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Happy Bard Day!: How to celebrate Shakespeare’s 455th birthday

This year will mark William Shakespeare's (assumed) 455th birthday (on 23 April), and 403rd death anniversary. Perhaps the world's greatest playwright, and the English language's finest writer, Shakespeare is the man the Oxford English dictionary credits as having invented over 1700 common words, and to whom we owe expressions such as 'fair play', 'break the…
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#Covfefe … or ‘President Trump and Shakespeare are more alike than you might think’

"This morning, I was completely covfefe'd. I arrived for a training session at one location, but didn't realise the training had been moved to a different part of town. Oops!" See what I did there? I used a word that didn't exist 24 hours ago, and you probably understood what I meant by it. Donald Trump…
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