Afghans Performing Shakespeare

Here is an archival of articles and reviews from the internet on 2 contemporary Shakespearean plays: (i) The Comedy of Errors, and (ii) Love’s Labour Lost, both performed by Roy-e-Sabs Theatre (or Rah-e-Sabs, or Path of Hope).

THE COMEDY OF ERRORS

   

  1. The Arts Desk – by Demetrios Matheou, 01 June 2012 http://www.theartsdesk.com/theatre/globe-globe-comedy-errors-shakespeare%E2%80%99s-globe
  2. Time Out London
    http://www.timeout.com/london/theatre/event/242185/the-comedy-of-errors
  3. Creation Theatre -6 June 2012
    http://www.creationtheatre.co.uk/shows/past-shows
  4. BBC Asia -27 Feb 2012
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-17159224
  5. Dawn (Reuters, 27 Feb 2012)
    http://dawn.com/2012/02/27/afghan-actors-gear-up-for-shakespeare-at-olympics/
  6. Guardian – by Andrew Dickson, 7 June 2012
    http://www.guardian.co.uk/stage/2012/jun/07/comedy-of-errors-shakespeares-globe?fb=native&CMP=FBCNETTXT9038
  7. Blogging Shakespeare – 7 June 2012
    http://bloggingshakespeare.com/year-of-shakespeare-the-comedy-of-errors
  8. Globe to Globe Interviews
    http://globetoglobe.shakespearesglobe.com/plays/the-comedy-errors/interview
  9. Gulf News – by Nirmala Ravindran, 4 May 2012
    http://gulfnews.com/news/world/afghanistan/shakespeare-s-afghan-journey-reclaiming-their-cultural-heritage-1.1016496
  10. World Shakespeare Festival (Background to the Festival) http://www.worldshakespearefestival.org.uk/
  11. British Council Press Release – 31 May 2012
    http://www.britishcouncil.org/press/shakespeare-brings-afghan-culture-world-stage
  12. Reuters – by Amie Ferris-Rotman,6 Jun 2012,
    http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/06/06/entertainment-us-afghanistan-shakespeare-idUSBRE8550KR20120606
  13. The Independent -by Christina Patterson, 7 June 2012
    http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/06/06/entertainment-us-afghanistan-shakespeare-idUSBRE8550KR20120606
  14. Zee News – by IANS, 24 May 2012
    http://zeenews.india.com/entertainment/art-and-theatre/afghan-theatre-group-staged-shakespeare-s-comedy-of-errors_111948.htm
  15. The Times of India – by Kim Arora,24 May 2012  http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2012-05-24/india/31839848_1_kabul-taliban-iccr
  16. BBC Documentary ‘Shakespeare from Kabul’ – 5 Aug 2012 http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01lddqf
  17. Remote Goat (Hatfield, Hertfordshire)
    http://www.remotegoat.co.uk/event_view.php?uid=154618
  18. Bihar Days – by Ratnakar, 24 May 2012
    http://www.bihardays.com/afghan-group-performs-shakespeare-india-uk-theatre-alive-afghanistan/
  19. Yahoo India by Indo Asian News Service (IANS), 20 May 2012 http://in.omg.yahoo.com/news/afghan-theatre-group-stage-shakespeares-comedy-errors-101756772.html
  20. Deutsche Welle de – by Birgit Görtz, 14 Jun 2012
    http://www.dw.de/dw/article/0,,16023592,00.html?maca=en-newsletter_asia_taeglich-5132-html-newsletter

LOVE’S LABOUR LOST

 

  1. Boston University – by Susan Seligson, 2 Mar 2011
    http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/staging-shakespeare-in-kabul/
  2. Express Tribune (International Herald Tribune) – by Saba Imtiaz, 12 June 2012 http://tribune.com.pk/story/389707/the-afghan-shakespeare-company/
  3. Philadephia Inquirer – by Trudy Rubin,01 May 2012
    http://www.ohio.com/editorial/trudy-rubin-shakespeare-in-kabul-or-what-afghans-want-1.304229
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