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Theme Thursday - Shakespeare!

Spending the month at the Connecticut Renaissance FaireConnecticut Renaissance Faire hanging out with Shakespeare Approves has made the choice of themes for this Thursday an easy one! 311 more words


I probably should have brought this up before, but here’s the deal with me and Shakespeare of late. The reason I’m writing all this nonsense. 1,216 more words

Henry V: The Conscience of a King by Malcolm Vale

Peaceful pursuits of the warrior-king…

:D :D :D :D

In his introduction, Malcolm Vale suggests that Henry V’s reputation as a warrior-king shows only one aspect of his character, and not necessarily the most important one in letting us understand the man. 999 more words

Book Review

Upon The King

Here is a young Scottish actor with a reading of Henry V.

For my money he goes a little too slow in places and my attention drifts, but he has a clear enunciation and good expression.  What do you think?


Kenneth Branagh: Beyond the Bard

As the 1990’s started, Kenneth Branagh was flying high.  He was nominated for Best Actor and Best director for his directorial, an adaptation of Henry V… 4,131 more words


Southampton Castle

Southampton has always been an important place (and I’d argue it very much still is), and history has proved time and time again that important places have castles. 848 more words


Shakespeare Piece of the Day (9/9/16)

Henry V


Enter Chorus

O for a Muse of fire, that would ascend
The brightest heaven of invention,
A kingdom for a stage, princes to act…
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