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2008-10-08 12:00:23

Helen Mirren, Jeremy Irons, Djimon Hounsou and Russell Brand reportedly have signed on for the big-screen adaptation of William Shakespeare's "The Tempest." The Hollywood Reporter said Julie Taymor is directing the film version of Shakespeare's supernatural play. Taymor previously adapted a tragedy written by Shakespeare for her film "Titus" and directed last year's movie musical "Across the Universe." She also was the mastermind behind the critically acclaimed stage version of "The Lion...

2008-07-02 09:00:38

By Matt Wolf The summer is supposed to be that time of year in the theater when the mind takes a vacation, which is why producers program shows in kind. This week sees the London opening of "High School Musical," based on the Disney Channel original movie, while Broadway recently welcomed an offering by the name of "Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy," with a revival of the eternally groovy "Godspell" to follow in due course. All real credit, then, to the Donmar Warehouse, that small but...


Word of the Day
tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.