Web Exclusives Archive

Shakespeare Performed:
Courtyard Theatre’s King Lear with Sheep

Missouri Williams’s King Lear with Sheep lives up to its title: it stages Shakespeare’s famous play with sheep. More specifically: Shetland, Blackface, and Oxford Down sheep from both urban and agricultural farms in England, who have played Lear in a wide variety of heaths. The play premiered in a former timber warehouse at Surrey Docks in East London in June...

SQ’s New Website

It is with great pleasure that we at Shakespeare Quarterly launch this new digital space. It will highlight and showcase the content of current and upcoming published issues of the journal. It will also host supplemental materials that will give you a more robust engagement with the essays in our issues. Additionally, lively, web-exclusive content will be featured—short, informal essays from eminent Shakespeareans; invited...