Shakespeare + Cervantes

Celebrating the shared 400th anniversary of the greatest writers in the English and Spanish languages
Day 1
23 Apr 2016

El Caballero Don Quixote

Adventure / 2002 / 122 min / Spain Director/Screenwriter: Manuel Gutiérrez Aragón Starring: Juan Luis Galiardo, Carlos Iglesias, José Luis Torrijo Based on the second half of Miguel de Cervantes’...
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Day 2
29 Apr 2016

Where there’s a Will

Make way for Mr. Shakespeare… In Shakespeare’s quatercentenary year, T&T’s writers and musicians bring us news from one of the English language’s greatest writers. With an extempo duel between Gypsy...
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Andre Bagoo
Ariana Herbert
Arielle John
Brendon O’Brien
Colin Robinson
Lisa Allen-Agostini
Rhoda Bharath
Sharon Millar
Winston “Gypsy” Peters
Day 3
01 May 2016

Shakespeare and me

Four writers discuss the Shakespeare plays, characters, and lines that have influenced them. With Vahni Capildeo, Martin Daly, Marlon James, and Rowan Ricardo Phillips. Chaired by Funso Aiyejina. Bookmark
Marlon James
Martin Daly
Rowan Ricardo Phillips
Vahni Capildeo

Lunatics, Lovers, and Poets

Writer Nell Leyshon reads from her story in a new anthology celebrating the legacies of Shakespeare and Cervantes, and discusses why their classic works have weathered the centuries and still...
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Carolina Arrieta Castillo
David Codling
Nell Leyshon

Lost in La Mancha

Documentary / 2002 / 93 min / UK/USA Rating: R Directors/Screenwriters: Keith Fulton and Louis Pepe Includes: Terry Gilliam, Johnny Depp, Jeff Bridges Lost In La Mancha offers a unique,...
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14 Lines or less: a Shakespearean open mic

Calling all bards! Read your sonnet-length adaptations of Shakespearean stories and themes, and compete for the approval of judges elisha efua bartels and Giselle Rampaul. Plus a guest performance by...
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El Caballero Don Quixote

Adventure / 2002 / 122 min / Spain Director/Screenwriter: Manuel Gutiérrez Aragón Starring: Juan Luis Galiardo, Carlos Iglesias, José Luis Torrijo Based on the second half of Miguel de Cervantes’...
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