Monthly Archives: September 2012

Photo Friday – “Full of vexation…”

Shakespeare in Art – Fuseli’s Lear

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Henry Fuseli – like Joseph Wright of Derby – painted Shakespearean themes for John Boydell’s Shakspeare Gallery (yes, Shakspeare).  Born in Switzerland, working in England, Fuseli travelled...   Read More

Wordy Wednesday – “Star-crossed lovers”

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Most romantic relationships are fraught with compromise and difficulty; in the general, we must intuitively agree with that great sage who sang that “Love...   Read More

Monday Mystery!

Guess if this is from a man or a woman’s monologues in Henry VI? “Glory is like a circle in the water, Which never...   Read More

Photo Friday – “That Time of Year…”

Autumn is just a day away, and with it brings colder days, made warm by fiery hues of yellows, oranges and reds. It is...   Read More

Wordy Wednesday – “Like the dickens”

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Hello all and welcome to another Wordy Wednesday! Did you ever wonder why the phrase “like the dickens” – as in “I stubbed my toe...   Read More

What if Shakespeare…were a ZOOKEEPER?

Who doth desire to see (1) strange beasts (2)? Then follow me, and give me audience, friends. (3) The rugged Russian bear, the arm’d...   Read More

Monday Mystery!

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It’s Monday and time for another mystery! So as King Lear said – let’s “…take upon ‘s the mystery of things…” What play is this...   Read More

Featured Intern – Vineeta Moraes

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Hello everyone! My name is Vineeta (I also go by Vee), and I’m one of the production and admin interns for Shakespeare In Action....   Read More

Featured Intern – Linda Nicoll

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  Hi everyone! My name is Linda Nicoll and I’m from Dublin, Ireland.  I moved over to Toronto in June on a one year...   Read More

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