Gamification of Shakespeare's works - the app is the thing

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Arts professors design staging app with Stratford Festival

Professors with iPad showing new appFrom the uWaterloo homepage...

A team of Waterloo professors are hoping a new app that allows students to virtually stage their own productions of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet will inspire young people to see the play live.

“We’re hoping people who get this app will play it, and then mercilessly bug their parents to take them to the actual play,” says Neil Randall, an associate professor in the department of English Language and Literature...

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