The acclaimed documentary filmmaker’s new Netflix show is an interesting, if overlong, history lesson
The Gift Theatre’s gutsy new take on Shakespeare’s Othello gives us a more Moorish Moor.
On the 1949 Oscar ceremony, and this year’s
Director Michael Halberstam posits a gay Hamlet in his Writers’ Theater production
Ralph Fiennes directs and stars in a screen version of Shakespeare’s Coriolanus
Michelle Williams stars as Marilyn Monroe in this British drama, screening as part of the Chicago International Film Festival.
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue.
Albert Williams reviews the English Shakespeare Company’s seminal 1988 adaptation of Shakespeare’s multipart chronicle and tragedy.