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Brian Dennehy, Tony Award-winning stage and screen actor known for 1995 comedy Tommy Boy, dies at 81
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Brian Dennehy, Tony Award-winning stage and screen actor known for 1995 comedy Tommy Boy, dies at 81

Brian Dennehy, the burly actor who won plaudits for his stage work in plays by William Shakespeare, Anton Chekhov, Eugene O’Neill, and Arthur Miller, passed away at 81

Feroz Abbas Khan's new play Raunaq & Jassi attempts to sensitise society about the power of love
Life

Feroz Abbas Khan's new play Raunaq & Jassi attempts to sensitise society about the power of love

Feroz Abbas Khan, director of the musical Mughal-e-Azam, talks to Firstpost about his new musical Raunaq & Jassi which is inspired by Romeo and Juliet, his approach towards work and success, and constantly challenging himself.

West Side Story first look: The Jets and the Sharks gear up to fight it out in Steven Spielberg's Broadway adaptation
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West Side Story first look: The Jets and the Sharks gear up to fight it out in Steven Spielberg's Broadway adaptation

The first look of Steven Spielberg's adaptation of Broadway classic West Side Story has been released by 20th Century Fox.

Franco Zeffirelli, Oscar-nominated Italian director known for 1968 film Romeo and Juliet, passes away at 96
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Franco Zeffirelli, Oscar-nominated Italian director known for 1968 film Romeo and Juliet, passes away at 96

Franco Zeffirelli directed a version of Romeo and Juliet in 1968 for which he received an Oscar-nomination.

The Innocents teaser: Netflix's new teen drama series feels like a dark, supernatural Romeo and Juliet
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The Innocents teaser: Netflix's new teen drama series feels like a dark, supernatural Romeo and Juliet

In Netflix's new teen supernatural drama The Innocents, “What you see is not what you see.”

Steven Spielberg to direct remake of Oscar-winning musical West Side Story, puts out casting call for leads
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Steven Spielberg to direct remake of Oscar-winning musical West Side Story, puts out casting call for leads

West Side Story — Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet reimagined in the world of warring New York gangs — would be the first musical for Steven Spielberg.

Yogi Adityanath's squad: If the 'anti-Romeo' label raises hackles, the word 'eve-teasing' should too
Politics

Yogi Adityanath's squad: If the 'anti-Romeo' label raises hackles, the word 'eve-teasing' should too

If you think that Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has cast a slur on Shakespeare’s Romeo by naming the police teams he formed to stop harassment of women, "anti-Romeo" squads, then think again.

Renaming CST is lip service, doesn't truly honour Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj
Mumbai

Renaming CST is lip service, doesn't truly honour Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj

How does one honour the great Maratha warrior, Shivaji? There are many ways than merely naming places after him

What's in a shape? Archaeologists uncover surprise at Shakespeare's Curtain theatre
World

What's in a shape? Archaeologists uncover surprise at Shakespeare's Curtain theatre

The Curtain's remains were uncovered in 2011 on a site earmarked for development in Shoreditch, on the edge of London's financial district.

Aparna Sen's next 'Arshinagar' is an adaptation of Romeo and Juliet
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Aparna Sen's next 'Arshinagar' is an adaptation of Romeo and Juliet

Award-winning director Aparna Sen deals with love and intolerance in her upcoming film "Arshinagar", an adaptation of Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet" set in the present milieu.

Ram-Leela review: Bhansali killed Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet
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Ram-Leela review: Bhansali killed Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet

It doesn't help that Bhansali sets a his story in a world as believable as Hogwarts and gives you a setting which looks suspiciously like the inside of a India-themed restaurant abroad.

Ram-Leela review: A slyly fun movie with plenty of masala
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Ram-Leela review: A slyly fun movie with plenty of masala

Romance, humor, action, drama - there's a lot of everything in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Ram Leela, almost to a fault.

Ram Leela is not related to Lord Ram or Krishna: Bhansali
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Ram Leela is not related to Lord Ram or Krishna: Bhansali

Sanjay Leela Bhansali has clarified that his forthcoming film 'Ram Leela' is inspired by and based on William Shakespeare's 'Romeo and Juliet' and that it has nothing to do with either Indian folklore 'Ramleela' or Lord Krishna's Rasleela.

Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet" in Twitter twist
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Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet" in Twitter twist

One of Shakespeare's most famous plays gets a 21st century makeover in a new version of "Romeo and Juliet" which will unfold through Twitter messages and on Youtube.