Day: May 20, 2016

Shakespeare meets the Mafia

In christening shalt thou have two godfathers…                                                                                  (Act IV, Scene 1) The Merchant of New York is a fast-paced re-imagining of ‘The Merchant of Venice’, Shakespeare’s notorious courtroom drama. Rewritten entirely in blank verse, Cracked Shakespeare’s new, ingenious production offers up a taut, roller coaster ride, where  characters […]