Romeo and Juliet
Penguin UK, 7.04.2005 г. - 320 страници
'Shakespeare invented the human as we continue to know it' Harold Bloom
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... theatre we may feel anxious about our complicity with this furtive act. Where
are the witnesses to give the sacrament of marriage its blessing (II.6)? In Brooke's
poem (1562) and Baz Luhrmann's film (1996, see below) the Nurse bears
He would have been particularly perplexed by a tragedy that has no kings at all
and a good deal of low life, of what the Nurse calls 'ropery' (II.4.143). Like the
Capulet servant entrusted with the guest-list for the old accustomed feast, the
Notice the pleasure a Capulet servant takes in the fact that 'Nurse' rhymes with '
curse' (I.3.102–3); another quips that a wooden head helps when you have to
fetch logs, and his master banters back: 'A merry whoreson, ha! | Thou shalt be ...
Juliet's wordplay is particularly embarrassing because the context – she thinks
the Nurse is telling her that Romeo has killed himself – is serious. But this is not
necessarily a good reason for avoiding or omitting such moments. There is a long
Not content with this amazing feat, they complete four lines of a second one (107
–10) before they are interrupted by the Nurse. Needless to say the servants never
speak like this. A sonnet is a distinctly written form of verse that outside the ...
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Romeo and Juliet. William Shakespeare. Folger Shakespeare Library. 1992. As I said above, this was a book club selection. Cannot remember when I last read this play, but I loved reading it this time ... Прочетете пълната рецензия
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A classic book that has been rehashed and regurgitated ad nauseum for almost 500 years, it's little surprise why screenwriters and book authors keep on basing stories from this tragic love story of ... Прочетете пълната рецензия
The Play in Performance
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