“If Shakespeare were alive today, he would be a rapper. MC Billy Shakes.” Hip-hop exists on many different levels. From Lil’ B to Mykki Blanco and now to Shakespeare. The Chicago-based collective Q Brothers performed Othello the Remix to such acclaim in the U.S. that they were given the opportunity to join forces with The Globe‘s Globe to Globe festival. Now, they have been asked back to perform at Unicorn Theatre in London starting today until Sept. 29. The Q Brothers are also in a hip-hop group known as The Retar Crew. Stray away from what you normally listen to and get familiar with the first group to use speakers and represent American hip-hop at The Globe. Bring your kids.

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