Wordy Wednesday – “It’s all Greek to me”

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We’re back! Hi everyone, and sorry for the break. Your blogger went on vacation. Anyway, here’s a Wordy Wednesday post for you. Have you...   Read More

The Friday Fact

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Everyone has a favourite Shakespeare play. (This blogger is partial to Macbeth and Twelfth Night.) But over time, certain plays do become more popular...   Read More

Wordy Wednesday – “Melt into thin air”

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Have you been feeling like this sad Popsicle recently with all this heat and sun? Or perhaps just eating a lot of icy foods,...   Read More

Monday Mystery

In honour of this crazy heat wave (or bubble/dome, as we’ve been hearing on the news), here is an appropriate quote from Shakespeare: And...   Read More

The Friday Fact

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Here’s a curious piece of information: there are over 80 different recorded variations of Shakespeare’s name. In legal documents, works by his contemporaries, and...   Read More

Theatre 101: Blocking

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This summer we’re all going to learn some theatre terms! Like any field or profession, theatre makes use of a lot of unique terms...   Read More

Wordy Wednesday – “Fancy free”

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First things first, answers to Monday’s Mystery: 1. Robert Greene in A Groatsworth of Wit (1592), 2. J.M. Barrie, the author of Peter Pan,...   Read More

Shakespeare at the Movies: The Lion King

Did you know that The Lion King is partly based on Shakespeare’s play Hamlet? Well, now you do! The Disney movie, first released in...   Read More

Monday Mystery

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Good Monday, gentle readers! Today let’s look at some of the things people have said about Shakespeare. There’s a list of possible suspects; can...   Read More

The Friday Fact

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Shakespeare may have been a great playwright, but sometimes the strange and unusual things that he’s caused people to do over the years are...   Read More

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