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The Taming of the Shrew, The Heidi Chronicles, and The Dead Play.

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Can we please finally agree that The Taming of the Shrew is a dead play? Please?

I probably should backtrack and start over. 965 more words

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Yekaterina Krysanova - Екатерина Крысанова

Yekaterina Krysanova, “The Taming of the Shrew / Укрощение строптивой” choreographer by Jean-Christophe Maillot, Bolshoi Ballet at 2015 Dance Open Ballet Festival, Alexandrinsky Theatre, Saint Petersburg, Russia (April 24) 45 more words

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If I Be Waspish, Best Beware My Sting

The Taming of the Shrew is often viewed as one of the more controversial of Shakespeare’s plays, raising questions of misogyny, misandry, acceptable gender roles, subservience, and domestic abuse, among a multitude of others. 1,385 more words

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On Watching Zeffirelli's "The Taming of the Shrew" for the First Time in Many Years

I have a dim memory of the first time I saw Franco Zeffirelli’s The Taming of the Shrew.  It was on television.  I’m sure I was watching with my parents, and the image of Elizabeth Taylor falling in the muddy stream and being left behind by her laughing husband is pretty much all that has stuck with me for forty years or so. 845 more words

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Anna Tikhomirova – Анна Тихомирова

Anna Tikhomirova as “the Housekeeper”, “The Taming of the Shrew / Укрощение строптивой” choreographer by Jean-Christophe Maillot, Bolshoi Ballet at 2015 Dance Open Ballet Festival, Alexandrinsky Theatre, Saint Petersburg, Russia (April 24, 2015) 87 more words

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Yekaterina Krysanova - Екатерина Крысанова

Yekaterina Krysanova as “Katharina”, “The Taming of the Shrew / Укрощение строптивой” choreographer by Jean-Christophe Maillot, Bolshoi Ballet at 2015 Dance Open Ballet Festival, Alexandrinsky Theatre, Saint Petersburg, Russia (April 24, 2015) 47 more words

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Plot Summary of “The Taming of the Shrew”

It all starts when a lord in the countryside targets a poor tinker named Christopher Sly to be the subject of a prank.

The lord’s men kidnap Sly while he is drunk, and take him to the lord’s manor. 838 more words

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