Category Archives: Play
I’m getting a little ahead of myself, but, King Lear! In stick-figure cartoons! Peace, Good Tickle Brain! Scroll down for links to the whole play (currently in progress.)
I swear, I don’t go looking for these things, they just find me: Best Shakespeare productions: What’s your favourite Coriolanus? Obviously, I disagree with the writer’s conclusion. How I wish I had been able to see some of the others!
BBC Two will be producing a second series of The Hollow Crown comprising(1) Henry VI, Parts I, II, and III, and Richard III. Wikipedia has slightly more detail than The BBC. Seriously, BBC. I acknowledge that the Cumberbatch is big right … Continue reading
Lady Macbeth, Gabriel von Max (1885) Lady Macbeth’s mad midnight wanderings are certainly one of the more enduring images of Macbeth, but, to me, they also evoke its biggest question. What drives Lady Macbeth mad? It is obvious from early … Continue reading
I have several areas I want to address regarding Macbeth, so I’m going to do a series of shorter posts instead of one giant post wall. They will go up over the next week or so as I have them … Continue reading
I was intending to discuss this play in depth and then move on to a review of the DVD, but this performance was so damn good I need to talk about it NOW. The recording I am talking about is … Continue reading