The Jedi Doth Return

Ian Doescher’s presentation of William Shakespeare’s take on the original Star Wars trilogy has come to an end.  Hopefully Doescher stays away from the prequels – if not, I’d fear Shakespeare could rise from the dead to keep his name far from that garbage. Luke Skywalker and the rebel alliance are getting ready to make…

The Empire Striketh Back

The Bard is back and he’s about to get all Lando Calrissian on your ass! Ian Doescher has put forth The Empire Striketh Back, the second volume in his critically acclaimed William Shakespeare’s Star Wars series.  Adapting episode five into a true Shakespearean tragedy shouldn’t be all that difficult seeing as the source material is about as Shakespearean…

Verily, A New Hope

That William Shakespeare sure wrote a lot of plays, eh?  Unfortunately for us, he had to go and die some three hundred and fifty years before George Lucas created Star Wars – talk about your bad timing!  Luckily, author Ian Doescher has studied the immortal work of the Bard and has rewritten the classic sci-fi…