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Shakespeare Was a Muggle

J.K. Rowling is one of the bestselling British authors of all time. Her books are internationally beloved. However, there is another author from England...   Read More

Shakespeare at the Movies- How to Train Your Dragon 2

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“There is differency between a grub and a butterfly; yet your butterfly was a grub. This CORIOLANUS is grown from man to dragon: he...   Read More

Falstaff – “Lord, Lord, how this world is given to lying!”

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  Sir John Falstaff appears in Henry IV, Part I; Henry IV, Part II; and The Merry Wives of Windsor.  In Henry V, Pistol...   Read More

Wordy Wednesday – “Kill with kindness”

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“Another way I have to man my haggard, To make her come, and know her keeper’s call, That is, to watch her, as we...   Read More

Monday Mystery!

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Hello readers! “We know what we are, but know not what we may be” Who said this and in what context? What does this...   Read More

Thursday Post – Shakespeare’s Sources, Shakespeare’s Style

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  When dismissing a work as derivative or limited, one of the most common expressions we use today is some variation on “Well, it’s...   Read More

Hamlet Film Roundup!

For those eager to see the Longest Role In English History – Shakespeare’s Prince Hamlet – “tear a passion to tatters” (III.ii) across the...   Read More

Wordy Wednesday: “Bated Breath”

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Bet you’ve been waiting with bated breath for this week’s Wordy Wednesday! But what does that mean, exactly? The earliest evidence of the phrase...   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

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

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