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A Performance of Macbeth

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

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Much Ado About Whedon

If you are new to Shakespeare, Much Ado About Nothing is a good place to start. The play is very accessible and understandable,  even if you do not get some of the Elizabethan jokes and references.  It is light and … Continue reading

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Tri-Coriolanus Smackdown

The Contenders: Tom Hiddleston  – Donmar Warehouse 2014 Alan Howard – BBC 1984 Ralph Fiennes –Fiennes 2011 The Reviews: Hiddleston: Do I really have to say any more about this production?  Go look at my last three weeks worth of … Continue reading

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NTLive, or, Jane and the Hiddlestoners

Before I get started on the particulars, I would like to put in a word of praise for NTLive. I had no idea this program(me) was available before I saw Coriolanus, and I am absolutely in love with it.  I have … Continue reading

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