Review of Henry VI Part Three from the 2013 Bitola Shakespeare Festival

By | March 09, 2016

What does it feel like to watch Shakespeare’s darkest story of civil war in a region whose past and recent history has been written by endemic conflict? Bitola’s Henry VI Part Three gave an affective answer. When I saw this show at year’s Globe to Globe, I was thrilled by its kinetic dynamism and visual translation of Shakespeare’s poetic imagery. All those elements impressed me again last night. Read More

Henry VI Part III

Blondell, John 2012

Performed in Macedonian by the FYR Macedonia’s National Theatre of Bitola. It was performed at the London Globe during the 2012 World Shakespeare Festival with subtitles in English. Read More