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At the Folger: Globe players' Hamlet; Capital Fringe: Duchess of Malfi, Anouilh's Antigone, Master Harold & Aphra Behn

Lyndsey N Snyder as the Duchess (We Happy Few)

Naeem Hayat as Hamlet (Globe players)

Emily Relva as Anouilh’s Antigone (Wandering Theater)

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Literally literal & metaphorically metaphorical

We were arguing
which of the two of us
would play Aphra Behn

would write the books Aphra Behn
was meant to write
late at night… 102 more words


IndieGoGo Highlight -- "Empress of the Moon: The Lives of Aphra Behn"

If you’re a fan of swordfights, spycraft, and feminist plays, look no further. Empress of the Moon: The Lives of Aphra Behn has just over a day remaining in its IndieGoGo campaign. 141 more words

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That perfect Tranquillity of Life, which is nowhere to be
found but in retreat, a faithful Friend and a good Library

Aphra Behn

Empress of the Moon: The Lives of Aphra Behn

Aphra Behn. A spy for the British crown, whose job was to turn English expatriates in the Netherlands into double agents. A spy who returned to Britain impoverished because the English King Charles turned around and said, “Hey, guys, do we have to pay her? 311 more words

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