Author: Daphna Berman

Is it Time for Shylock to Retire?

17:07 08 March in Latest

Shakespeare's Merchant of Venice: A Play For All Time? By Steve Frank Every year brings new productions of Shakespeare’s controversial play “The Merchant of Venice.” Is it time to rethink this problematic play? Shakespeare’s “Merchant of Venice” was one of the smash hits of the 1999 theatre season. Washington, D.C.'s...