Category Archives: Theatre

A Sigh for the Whims of Male Historians (Redux)

Originally posted on December 8, 2016 It was recorded on November 23, 534 BC, that Thespis of Icaria became the first actor to step out of the chorus and portray a character onstage. Now celebrated as International Thespian Day. ______________________________________

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TCS: Lend Me Your EARS – Part Two – Hearing Shakespeare

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TCS: Lend Me Your EARS – Part One – Shakespeare’s Songs and Poetry

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TCS: Notes from the Field

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Word Cloud: CUMULATION

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD It’s not easy to sum up a person’s life. No one is just one thing, and no one stays the same from one year to the next, especially when a single event can radically alter someone’s … Continue reading

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TCS: ‘I knew him tyrannous’ – Will Shakespeare on TYRANNY – Part Two

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TCS: Cut Out in Stars – POETRY in Shakespeare’s Plays

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