Monday Mystery!

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 “Ignorance is the curse of God; knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven”.   1. From which play does this quote come?...   Read More

Photo Friday – What if? Site Specific Theatre

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Hello Lovely Readers, Today for Photo Friday I wanted to ask What If? I was London over the summer and as I walked along the busy,...   Read More

Shakespeare for Kids Library Club!

  This one is for all the Shakespeare Kids out there who need a little drama in their life! Supported generously by TD Canada...   Read More

Wordy Wednesday – “Be-all and end-all”

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Macbeth: If it were done, when ’tis done, then ’twere well It were done quickly. If th’ assassination Could trammel up the consequence, and...   Read More

What if Shakespeare…were a FISHERMAN?

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Here’s another ballad of a fish, that appeared upon the coast on Wednesday the four-score of April, forty thousand fathom above water. [1] What...   Read More

Photo Friday – “What do you read, my lord?”

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Shakespearean Theatre Discovered!

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If you’ve ever been to London, you might have visited the Globe – the well known theatre where many of Shakespeare’s play were performed....   Read More

Blue Flame Collective Presents “Writing Women”

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  During Shakespeare’s time, there were no women in the acting companies and boys played their roles on stage.  It wasn’t until the mid-17th...   Read More

Wordy Wednesday – “Short shrift”

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Welcome to another wonderful Wordy Wednesday! Have you ever heard the phrase “short shrift”? It first appeared in Shakespeare’s Richard III: RATCLIFF: Dispatch, my...   Read More

What if Shakespeare…were an INVESTMENT BANKER?

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(On the brink of the current financial crisis)  There is some ill a-brewing towards my rest, / For I did dream of money-bags to-night...   Read More

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