Year: 2012

What if Shakespeare…were a TEACHER?

What would Shakespeare’s classroom have been like? Your biggest disappointment might have been that most of this master of all English’s lessons would not have been in English at all. However much Shakespeare’s characters might beg to hear or speak “no Latin[, as] a strange tongue makes [a] cause more strange, suspicious” to the hearer (1), in Shakespeare’s Elizabethan reality …

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Monday Mystery!

Hello everyone and welcome to the start of Shakespeare in Action’s 2012/2013 season! I have a mystery for you all – who spoke these lines?  In what play?  And in what context? As many arrows, loosed several ways, Come to one mark; as many ways meet in one town; As many fresh streams meet in one …

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