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Tag: 03.19.21

The Invitation Of Translation — And Its Pitfalls

The act and the art of translation requires the permission to transcend borders, the permission to make mistakes, and the permission to be repeated,...

Streaming Passes 1 Billion Subscribers (But Theatre Box Office Tanks)

For the first time ever, subscriptions to streaming services surpassed one billion, reaching 1.1 billion globally. At the same time, box office receipts plummeted...

The Royal Shakespeare Company At 60

"In 1960 Peter Hall created a theatrical revolution. He turned a summer Shakespeare festival in Stratford-on-Avon into a year-round enterprise based on a permanent...

Beijing Leans On Hong Kong’s Arts Funding Body To Curb ‘Anti-Government’ Work

"The campaign has forced the Arts Development Council into stating it might suspend grants to artists who advocated independence, while additional cultural venues have...

Bollywood’s Biggest Legend Leads Fight To Preserve India’s Oldest Films

Amitabh Bachchan, who's been a superstar in India for 50 years, has campaigned for years for the preservation of film from Indian cinema's early...