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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The violence that the generally jovial Capulet unleashes towards his daughter in
Act III, scene 5 can be, in performance, extremely shocking. Whatever ideas an
audience may entertain about the rights of parents to abuse their children, ...
This sleight of hand is mainly achieved through the shift of scene from place to
place, which creates a sense that offstage space accommodates larger passages
of time than onstage. Simply speaking, time passes more swiftly behind the ...
This is especially true of the final scenes at the tombs, the Capulets' and, in A
Midsummer Night's Dream, Ninus'. When Bottom and his mates present to
Theseus and his court 'a tedious brief scene of young Pyramus | And his love
Nothing gives such a strong flavour of the miscellaneous everyday world of
Verona as the passage in Act II, scene 4 where the Nurse and her man Peter
meet Mercutio, Benvolio and Romeo in the street, and they all banter together.
Yet if such mythic resonances are audible, the scene in the Capulet tomb
trembles on the verge of parody, for by the end of the play there is not one corpse
nor even two, but if Tybalt's is included as well as Paris's, no fewer than four.
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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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