Shakespeare Lightning Round

What’s your favorite Shakespeare play? Best disguise in Shakespeare? Most overrated Shakespeare play? Tune in on Instagram Live for a fun, fast-paced, Shakespearean chat show. We ask our guests 30 lightning-fast questions about their favorite—and least favorite—things about the Bard.

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Keith Hamilton Cobb, actor and writer of American Moor
Wednesday, August 12, 5 pm ET

Carl CofieldAssociate Artistic Director of The Classical Theatre of Harlem
Wednesday, August 19, 5 pm ET

Barry Edelstein, Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director at The Old Globe
Wednesday, August 26, 5 pm ET

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Tana WojczukGuernica senior nonfiction editor and author of Lady Romeo: The Radical, Revolutionary Life of Charlotte Cushman, America’s First Celebrity
Wednesday, August 5
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Ian Doescher, author of the William Shakespeare's Star Wars series
Wednesday, July 29
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Vivienne Benesch, Producing Artistic Director of PlayMakers Repertory Company at the University of North Carolina
Wednesday, July 22
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Dr. Ambereen Dadabhoy, Assistant Professor of Literature at Harvey Mudd College
Wednesday, July 15
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Sam White, Founding Artistic and Executive Director of Shakespeare in Detroit
Wednesday, July 1
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