Ben Brantley
Chief Theater Critic, The New York Times

Ben Brantley: Misuses of Shakespeare

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The New York Times chief theater critic points to key instances where lines from Shakespeare are taken out of context and misunderstood.

Ben Brantley

Ben Brantley is the chief theater critic at The New York Times. Brantley is the editor of “The New York Times Book of Broadway: On the Aisle for the Unforgettable Plays of the Last Century" (2001) and received the George Jean Nathan Award for Dramatic Criticism in 1997.

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