butchmachine: kabesattic: oldfilmsflicker: animatedamerican: viewtiful-kim: Hamlet adaptation where Hamlet is a vlogger and all his soliloquies are breakdowns he uploads to YouTube … I am unironically here for this this is the funniest thing I’ve ever seen in my life This is - legitimately - my favourite delivery of Shakespeare I have EVER seen (and I have seen some good-ass productions yo, in the Globe Theatre itself even). Like seriously, even though the words are unchanged, he’s stripped away ALL of the archaic pretense and assumed grandeur of ~presenting the bard~ that makes even the most wildly talented of actors and innovative of productions inherently inaccessible to a modern audience. Like, they’re still great, they can still communicate the message and (some) of the nuance, but they’re still always a step removed from being identifiable to any viewer’s lived experience. They’re still always reciting 15th century poetry. But this guy? This guy is like, screw iambic pentameter, to hell with being precious about the material, HOW WOULD AN ACTUAL PERSON SAY THIS SHIT? Like this. And it’s beautiful. It’s beautiful to hear a soliloquy I loved so much already, and have it come to life in a way it never, ever, did before. I feel like I grasp his motivations, his twists and turns, no longer on an academic level but on a visceral, instinctive one. Because he’s presenting his mental and emotional journey in a way that speaks honestly, like a real person. So yeah, this shit post? I love it. Deeply and sincerely. Here’s the link, yall https://youtu.be/CEGn_xrdg6U Gary Cook has more videos and only 1k subscribers. Give him some love!

butchmachine kabesattic oldfilmsflicker animatedamerican viewtiful-kim Hamlet adaptation where Hamlet is a vlogger and all his soliloquies are breakdowns he uploads to YouTube … I am unironically here for this this is the funniest thing I’ve ever seen in my life This is - legitimately - my favourite delivery of Shakespeare I have EVER seen and I have seen some good-ass productions yo in the Globe Theatre itself even Like seriously even though the words are unchanged he’s stripped away ALL of the archaic pretense and assumed grandeur of ~presenting the bard~ that makes even the most wildly talented of actors and innovative of productions inherently inaccessible to a modern audience Like they’re still great they can still communicate the message and some of the nuance but they’re still always a step removed from being identifiable to any viewer’s lived experience They’re still always reciting 15th century poetry But this guy? This guy is like screw iambic pentameter to hell with being precious about the material HOW WOULD AN ACTUAL PERSON SAY THIS SHIT? Like this And it’s beautiful It’s beautiful to hear a soliloquy I loved so much already and have it come to life in a way it never ever did before I feel like I grasp his motivations his twists and turns no longer on an academic level but on a visceral instinctive one Because he’s presenting his mental and emotional journey in a way that speaks honestly like a real person So yeah this shit post? I love it Deeply and sincerely Here’s the link yall httpsyoutubeCEGn_xrdg6U Gary Cook has more videos and only 1k subscribers Give him some love! Meme

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