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Coriolanus Adoption Letter

Gracious Geese,

‘Tis with a humble heart and blushing face that I give thee thanks for thy most timely adoption. Neither nation, home, mother, wife, child, nor puppies have I to call mine own. 147 more words

Acting

NT Live: CORIOLANUS starring Tom Hiddleston

Thu 24 Sept 2015, 7.00

The Donmar Warehouse’s production of Coriolanus, Shakespeare’s searing tragedy of political manipulation and revenge, with Tom Hiddleston (WAR HORSE, BBC’s The Hollow Crown) in the title role and Mark Gatiss (BBC’s Sherlock) as Menenius, directed by the Donmar’s Artistic Director Josie Rourke. 71 more words

Inauguration (Part II): Actio/Uno Mercado Unido

Actio/ Uno Mercado Unido
“As is the osprey to the fish, who take it
By sovereignty of nature.” –Tullus Aufidius (Coriolanus, IV, vii)

My first act always has been to guide… 399 more words

Poetry

UKIP leadership drama: Coriolanus meets The Thick of Things

The week’s leadership struggles in UKIP have echoes of a Shakespearean drama combined with and a modern political satire

A week ago I noted that… 547 more words

Currently Reading: 5th May 2015

A short and sweet one from me for the moment and in case the title didn’t give the game away this is a ‘Currently Reading’ blog post. 967 more words

Books