The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 14.1704 Friday, 29 August 2003
Date: Thursday, 28 Aug 2003 19:24:50 -0400
Subject: Is this Gdansk I see before me?
Is this Gdansk I see before me?
Italy and Poland are the latest countries to want a playhouse devoted to
the bard, writes Sophie Arie.
Shakespeare may have been dead for nearly 400 years but temples of
Shakespeare worship are still being built in Europe. In the past month
an Italian version of London's Globe theatre has sprung up in the Villa
Borghese park in the heart of Rome.
The 2m euro (