Shakespeare

Some articles on shakespeare:

Jonathan Dollimore - Work
... Political Shakespeare Essays in Cultural Materialism, edited with Alan Sinfield (1985, 2nd edition 1994) Treading the same path as Radical Tragedy, this compendium of essays by leading ...
Lord Chamberlain's Men - Repertory and Performances
... Shakespeare's work undoubtedly formed the great bulk of the company's repertory ... In their first year of performance, they may have staged such of Shakespeare's older plays as remained in the author's possession, including Henry VI, part 2 ... A Midsummer Night's Dream may have been the first play Shakespeare wrote for the new company it was followed over the next two years by a concentrated burst of creativity that resulted in Romeo and Juliet ...
Thomas Lucy - Shakespeare
... According to tradition the young Shakespeare wrote a lampoon of Lucy at some point in the mid 1580s ... There is no evidence that Shakespeare wrote either ballad ... Davies wrote, "Shakespeare was much given to all unluckiness in stealing venison and rabbits, particularly from Sir ----- Lucy who oft had him whipped and ...
Brabantio - Origin
... While no English translation of Cinthio was available in Shakespeare's lifetime, it is possible Shakespeare knew both the Italian original and Gabriel Chappuy's ... While the principal characters in Shakespeare's play have their counterparts in Cinthio's tale, Brabantio is Shakespeare's invention ...
John Beckwith (composer) - Selected Works - The Trumpets of Summer (1964)
... Instead of doing the obvious and using text from Shakespeare's works as a libretto, he composed this work with the intention of conveying the experiences one may have with Shakespeare in Canada and his ... “a Stratford opening night,” and exploring the use of Shakespeare more recently in television and even comic books ...

Famous quotes containing the word shakespeare:

    He took the bride about the neck
    And kissed her lips with such a clamorous smack
    That at the parting all the church did echo.
    —William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    Divinity of hell!
    When devils will the blackest sins put on,
    They do suggest at first with heavenly shows,
    As I do now.
    —William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    If thou and nature can so gently part,
    The stroke of death is as a lover’s pinch,
    Which hurts, and is desired.
    —William Shakespeare (1564–1616)