Amid the annual onslaught of legit season announcements, the Public Theater's 2013-14 slate stands out — not so much for what's unexpected on the lineup, but for its array of projects that seem to be…
The Merchant Of Venice
The Basque Country's Koldo Serra ("Backwoods") will direct the English-language "Gernica," an across-the-tracks love story and disaster movie set against the background of the German Luftwaffe's…
"Homeland" star David Harewood is in talks to play Paul Robeson in the indie biopic "Robeson" from Four Stars Intl.
Al Pacino has long been drawn to "problem" classics: "Richard III," "The Merchant of Venice" and now "Salome."
Topliner Al Pacino has helped propel the Broadway revival of "The Merchant of Venice" into the black, with the play making back its $3.45 million capitalization costs in 10 weeks, according to…
Shakespeare's "The Merchant of Venice," starring Al Pacino as Shylock, will not close Jan. 9 as previously announced.
"The Merchant of Venice," the Public Theater production staged in Central Park over the summer, opened over the weekend in a commercial Broadway transfer.
That "Merchant" sure is selling. The Broadway revival of "The Merchant of Venice," toplined by Al Pacino, muscled into the top 10 at the Rialto B.O. in week 22 (Oct. 18-24), pulling in a stellar…
It's clear that Venice has had a long love affair with film.
Helmer Daniel Sullivan handles show's relationships with admirable subtlety making the play shine.
Some modern interpretations of Shakespeare's plays are so standard that they might as well be penciled into the quartos. Malvolio, for instance, will be played for sympathy in "Twelfth Night" as…