Romeo and Juliet

This Show’s Bold Spin On Romeo-Juliet Proves That Love Transcends Gender Just In Time For Pride Week

"There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved..." - George SandLove is patient, kind and all of the textbook optimism that we hear …

Poldark's Drake and Morwenna FINALLY share a steamy kiss - but there's trouble brewing for 'Romeo & Juliet'

They've been dubbed the Romeo & Juliet of Poldark so perhaps it's no surprise that Drake Carne and Morwenna Chynoweth have FINALLY shared a steamy …

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ABC Moves Low-Rated ‘Still Star-Crossed’ To Saturdays

<i>Still Star-Crossed</i> is about to learn firsthand if <i>“parting is such sweet sorrow”</i> as <b>ABC</b> announced that the low-rated drama would be parting with its …

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It would take a heart of stone now not to laugh at an illustration of Theresa May staring defiantly out at Europe from the British coast, next to the …

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Shondaland's Still Star-Crossed moving to Saturdays

There may never have been a story of more woe than Juliet and her Romeo, but Shakespeare-inspired series <i>Still Star-Crossed</i> has its own share of misfortune.<p>The low-rated freshman ABC drama is moving from its prime Monday night slot to Saturdays after three episodes with lackluster returns. The …

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How To Stop Yourself From Cheating When You're Feeling VERY Tempted

<b>The affair ends here.</b><p>Love is a powerful force.<p>Throughout our entire lives, we're told that romance is so powerful that it can overtake our sense of …

Relationships

The sport of memory: For these high school athletes, it's all in their heads

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's Thursday night in the "Sweetest Place on Earth," Hershey, Pennsylvania, the town famed for its chocolate.<p>Traces of mozzarella, boisterous conversations and anxiety fill the air of a small, packed pizzeria in the heart of town.<p>This distracted environment is not the ideal place for a …

Education

Everything I Know About Storytelling I Learned From The BBC’s “Planet Earth II”

<b>My guru, my iguana.</b>“The writer,” says Donald Barthleme, “is one who, embarking on a task, does not know what to do.” This sounds somehow both …

William Shakespeare

The standout dance of summer 2017

Tap thunders into new territory, 25 performers make 10,000 moves, Lady Macbeth is laid bare and a young boy goes on a journey through gender transition<p>• Summer arts preview 2017: TV | Comedy | Film | Pop | Classical | Theatre<p>KnowBody II<p>A welcome return for this charming programme that celebrates …

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Spain Family Travel: 6 top things to do in Aragon

Picture: Jenography.netFamily holidays in Spain are always going to be a good idea — there’s great food, fantastic wine and amazing history. In the …

Spain

Indigenous stories spotlighted in Canada 150 play at Stratford Festival

Indigenous actors always trying to be more than a 'token'<p>Four years ago, Stratford Festival embarked on a mission to better reflect today's world, …

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BBC - Drama - 60 Second Shakespeare - Shakespeare's plays, themes and characters - Romeo and Juliet

<b>Wed 24 Sep |</b> <b>City's two top clans devastated after botched love pact</b> <b>"Good Night, Good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow,<br>that I shall say good night till it be morrow."</b><p>Juliet (Act 2, Scene 2)<p>The bodies of Romeo Montague (17) and underage lover Juliet Capulet (14) were found today. The pair …

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Only A Doomed Lover Will Know If These Are "Romeo And Juliet" Quotes Or Lana Del Rey Lyrics

Both talk a lot about death and doomed love.

Music

Caesar wears a business suit

<b>The Acting Company</b> has returned to the <b>GuthrieTheater</b> for a fourth midwinter run at Shakespeare. The new York-based troupe launched "Henry V" in 2008 …

Julius Caesar

Michelle Carter found guilty by judge in text message suicide case

<i>This story is part of MassLive's ongoing coverage of the Michelle Carter trial.</i><p>Michelle Carter has been found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in …

Crime

How I Taught Myself to Stop Buying Clothes I'll Never Wear

Since I was a young girl, I've always loved shopping. Back in the day, I may have had more…extravagant takes (I gravitated toward everything pink, …

Clothing

7 Books Being Made Into TV Series This Summer

<i>Which of these are you excited to watch? Let us know in the comments!</i>

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Exam boards apologise for errors in multiple GCSE and A-level papers

Two major exam boards have apologised for including mistakes in their separate science A-level exam papers.<p>The AQA board was criticised for including …

Education

New Math Untangles the Mysterious Nature of Causality

In his 1890 opus, <i>The Principles of Psychology</i>, William James invoked Romeo and Juliet to illustrate what makes conscious beings so different from the …

Consciousness

Celebrate the Queen + More Events London Actors Shouldn’t Miss This Week

After the events of last week, we could all use a bit more self-care. So as one of the greatest cities in the world, let London show you how strong, …

London

James Corden and Emily Blunt's musical version of 'Romeo and Juliet' will give you butterflies

Shakespeare's <i>Romeo and Juliet</i> just got a musical update.<p>We all know that James Corden has a flare for the musical dramatics. The actor-singer extraordinaire reunited with his <i>Into the Woods</i> co-star, Emily Blunt, to perform <i>The Late Late Show</i> version of <i>Romeo and Juliet</i>.<p>In the video above, Corden and …

Humor

25 of Your Favorite Stories About Star-Crossed Lovers

This Riot Recommendation is sponsored by <i>The Lovely Reckless</i> by Kami Garcia.Frankie Devereux would do anything to forget the past. Haunted by the …

Books

Watch Emily Blunt & James Corden Sing Through Romeo & Juliet

For Emily Blunt's visit to James Corden's set of the <i>Late Late Show</i> in London on Thursday night, the <i>Girl on the Train</i> actor and comedian revisited …

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James Corden And Emily Blunt Pop-Sing Their Way Through 'Romeo And Juliet'

Featuring "Hello," "Teenage Dream" and "Toxic."<p>The “Late Late Show” did it the Bard way.<p>Host James Corden and actress Emily Blunt performed an accelerated “Romeo and Juliet” Thursday, singing through Shakespeare’s play of star-crossed lovers with 14 pop songs on seven different sets.<p>The late-night …

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Emily Blunt covered songs by Katy Perry and Adele in this epic “Romeo and Juliet” pop musical

We love when we get the chance to watch our favorite actresses sing! And with a little help from James Corden, Emily Blunt got to sing pop songs by …

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Remount of Swimming While Drowning

Due to the overwhelming popularity of <i>Swimming While</i> <i>Drowning</i> by Emilio Rodriguez and directed by Francisco Garcia, we are remounting this production …

‘Lear,’ Not ‘1984,’ Defines the Trump Era

By <b>Ron Charles</b><p><i>“Cordelia’s Portion,” an 1866 painting based on “King Lear” by Ford Madox Brown. (Wikimedia Commons)</i><p>We were wrong: The Trump era is not …

Liberal POV

Why James Comey’s prepared testimony reads like a great American short story

Former FBI Director James Comey’s prepared testimony about President Donald Trump — delivered on Thursday before the Senate Intelligence Committee — is gripping.<p>But it’s not just gripping because of its contents, or its allegations that President Trump asked Comey to stop investigating Michael …

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Emily Blunt and James Corden Star in Romeo and Juliet Musical — Watch

It takes two to act out a <i>Romeo and Juliet</i> musical — and Emily Blunt and James Corden were more than up to the task on Thursday’s <i>Late Late Show</i>.<p>The …

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Emily Blunt and James Corden Staged a Lovely Modern-day Romeo and Juliet

The U.K. experienced another seismic political shake-up on Thursday night, but you might not have known it if you spent your evening at Central Hall …

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