Coolest Shakespeare Riffs in Science Fiction and Fantasy

With The Tempest, opening tomorrow, Julie Taymor and Helen Mirren bring a splashy fantasy vibe to the Bard. But science fiction and fantasy have been playing with Shakespeare forever. Here are the greatest Shakespeare homages and cover versions in SF. » 12/09/10 5:10pm 12/09/10 5:10pm

Robots On The Sun Team Up With Clones On The Moon — On Stage!

Why aren't there more science fiction stage plays? Is it the difficulty of doing special effects on stage, or the feeling that SF isn't serious enough for a Tennessee Williams-esque drama? Discover Magazine » 10/09/08 3:40pm 10/09/08 3:40pm's Science Not Fiction wants to know. But actually, it's not strictly true that the proscenium is a scifi-free…