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« on: April 25, 2016, 07:39:20 PM »

"That was wonderful. I don't want it to stop", Obama said of the tale of the melancholy prince before shaking hands with the actors.

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« Reply #1 on: April 25, 2016, 07:41:30 PM »
US President Barack Obama watches a selection of songs and excerpts from "Hamlet" as he tours the Globe Theatre in London to mark the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death April 23, 2016.

© AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth FOR JILL LAWLESS STORY BRITAIN SHAKESPEARE 400 - A view of The Globe Theatre, nestled alongside contemporary buildings on the banks of the River Thames in London, in this photo dated Tuesday

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« Reply #2 on: April 25, 2016, 07:43:48 PM »
In his will, Shakespeare bequeathed his wife Anne Hathaway "my second-best bed." Debate has raged about whether this was a slight to his spouse. There's no record of who got the best bed.

Brixton theatre showcasing unique performance of Shakespeare play to celebrate 400th anniversary

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« Reply #3 on: April 25, 2016, 07:46:46 PM »
We learn that the Forest of Arden, which is said to have inspired As You Like It, is now known as Birmingham. At least there still remains a tree that is ‘probably’ 1,000 years old and ‘maybe’ Shakespeare sat beneath it.

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