A new presentation of Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar with a Donald Trump figure as Caesar bruised the fragile feelings of right-wing commentators who missed the play’s historic value and message, says Michael Winship. By Michael Winship Over in New York’s Central…Read more ?
The Outnumbered panel lambasted alt-right activists protesting the New York production of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar, which depicts the assassination of a Caesar resembling President Donald Trump.
Shakespeare in the Park, an annual summer program by The Public Theater that puts on plays by William Shakespeare in Central Park, kicked off May 23 with a performance of Julius Caesar.
The Public Theater in New York invited controversy when it decided to stage Shakespeare's Julius Caesar depicting President Donald Trump as Caesar, complete with over-the-top blond hair and a wife with a Slavic accent. And the backl...
Keegan-Michael Key, who's doing "Hamlet" this summer, says "Julius Caesar" protesters clearly didn't understand the play.