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Bottom Line

This song came out of the blue, but I did find Kevin Kline splendid as Nick Bottom in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, like an impersonation of Shakespeare himself. 216 more words

Silly Songs

Daily Shakespeare: A Midsummer Night's Dream-Titania: Set Your Heart At Rest

(Act 2, Scene 1)

Set your heart at rest.
The Fairyland buys not the child of me.
His mother was a votaress of my order, 117 more words

Shakespeare

River Daughter

Oberon threw a web of stars
Titania washed it with the dew
Roses opened,
as they should

Gentle daughter of the Tamar
Titania sleeping, dreamed of you. 84 more words

Poetry

Add a pinch of fairy dust: Weber's Oberon, with New Sussex Opera

Hovering somewhere between The Song of Roland and A Midsummer Night’s Dream, with noble Eastern beauties and fairies galore, the plot of Weber’s Oberon hinges around the adventures of the French knight Sir Huon of Bordeaux. 58 more words

Opera

November 23-Winter Winter Ale-compliments of John Masters

Thanks to another friend John Masters I got to sample my fifth beer of the year from Bells Brewing out of Comstock Michigan. John is a very avid hunter along with being a great CPA. 94 more words

Beer Of The Day

Demetrius in Divorce Court

Today, I’m doing the transition from Midsummer to Much Ado that the EdX class commenced this past Wednesday. So I’m still a touch behind the game, but at least I’m gaining on ‘em, as it were. 850 more words

William Shakespeare

Moons of Uranus

Uranus and 27 Moon’s

Uranus, the seventh planet of the Solar System, has 27 known moons, all of which are named after characters from the works of William Shakespeare and Alexander Pope. 193 more words

Universal