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Shakespeare Globe Centre NZ’s National Shakespeare Schools Production 2017

Exit followed by Bears and Shrews

How apposite to have the culminating performance of Shakespeare Globe Centre NZ’s National Shakespeare Schools Production (SGCNZ NSSP) at Wellington Zoo, with 40 minutes of scenes being from… 804 more words

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The Taming of the Shrew: Some Thoughts

On BookTube (the book section of YouTube), a group of us are participating in a read-along of all of Shakespeare’s plays. We will be reading one play a week. 1,023 more words


PTS 05/029: Would I Lie To You?

Ponytail Shakespeare: The Two Gentlemen of Verona, Act III.

Like so many of Shakespeare’s villains (and here perhaps I have Iago uppermost in mind) Proteus… 1,248 more words

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Shudder, Little Crow

“Shudder, Little Crow, you think that you know me but you don’t.
If you want to hold me you have to let me in.
There’s no place within my heart for maybe. 314 more words


Summer of the Shrew Part Deaux: Katherine's Ironic Speech

The speech that Katherine gives at the end of The Taming of the Shrew has been the subject of much discussion.  Is this speech meant to be interpreted on face value, or is it ironic? 964 more words

PTS 04/026: The Taming Of The Shrew Soundtrack Album

Slowly but surely I’m building my Shakespeare Jukebox, with a soundtrack album for each play I tick off in the Ponytail Shakespeare read-through.

Here’s my Taming Of The Shrew Soundtrack Album (and I make no apologies at all for my dubious and decidedly old taste in music: let me know what’s missing, you young whippersnappers … 63 more words

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PTS 04/025: Who's Your Daddy?

Ponytail Shakespeare:  The Taming of the Shrew, Act V

When I was about 8, I vividly remember having a competition with a lad called David – surname O’Toole, if I remember correctly – who shortly afterwards moved to Australia.  1,055 more words

William Shakespeare