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August on bitsnbooks

July was massive.

And to be honest I’m glad to see the end of it. It wasn’t massive in a bad way. Just massive in the sense that I didn’t get a lot of sleep. 808 more words


John Martin-Harvey and Fan Letters to Hamlet

I have been reading a treasure-trove of correspondence sent to the Edwardian Actor-Manager, Sir John Martin-Harvey (1863-1944), including fan letters relating to his many performances of  777 more words


Are you honest?

More than I used to be.
And back then, I would have told you that I didn’t lie, which I didn’t know to be the lie that it was. 187 more words


Weekly Shakespeare Quote - 30 July 2015

One of all my all time favorite Shakespeare speeches is pretty kick-ass, and plays wonderfully even today, 400 years later. It’s a speech actors love to sink their teeth into (it’s not a true monologue since there’s some interjections from another character, and it’s not a soliloquy, but it’s still a hell of a thing). 790 more words

Hottest ticket in the world may be National Theatre's 'Hamlet'

The National Theatre in London is mounting a new production of “Hamlet” and people are going wild trying to get tickets to the 12-week limited run. 157 more words



This was a project in which I had to use characters from different plays to make a point. My point was to show that some of these characters were able to put into action their ideas, while others were completely unable to act upon their convictions. 2,259 more words