Ben Crystal is an actor, producer, and writer. He played Hamlet in the first Original Pronunciation production of the play for 400 years with the Nevada Repertory Company, and curated the British Library's CD, Shakespeare's Original Pronunciation. He co-wrote Shakespeare's Words and The Shakespeare Miscellany with his father, David Crystal, and his first solo book, Shakespeare on Toast: Getting a Taste for the Bard was shortlisted for the 2010 Educational Writer of the Year Award. He has also written a series of introductions to the Bard's plays - Springboard Shakespeare - was published by Bloomsbury / Arden. He and his Shakespeare ensemble perform and give Shakespeare workshops around the world.
Listen to how thousands of people around the world say the word 'potato'.
Just a moment. https://t.co/j1zU8SHUdQ
by @bencrystal - 13 hours ago
@whatsamadder @rococopacetic this is true. You had me at "I snip the tip and secure my fruit within a flange." Xx
by @bencrystal - 15 hours ago
RT @NeinQuarterly: And what were you reading, they'll ask, when the world was burning? https://t.co/Qj5ptsSkZP
RT @NIACouncil: In NY, supporting #Iranian adaptation of #Hamlet! Set in 1916 Iran starring #TonyAwards nom @ArianMoayed! @Waterwell https:…
RT @roaringgirle: BEN JONSON DRINKING GAME!; or, a recipe for mead in THE WORKS (1616). #jonson400 | PR2600 1616 c.1, @psulibs Special Coll…
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