- SHAKESPEARE William - Works (36)
- Much Ado About Nothing - Shakespeare (8)
- As You Like It - Shakespeare (5)
- Midsummer Night's Dream - Shakespeare (5)
- The Tempest - Shakespeare (4)
No monster dies a natural death. It is their fate to fall at the hands of a hero.
Here, outside one of the city's seven gates, waits one such monster.
02 Jun 2017
The marriage of Macbeth leaves Banquo uneasy. For some reason he cannot place, he does not trust this new wife. Charming she may be, dutiful, and polite...but something about her frightens him.
A look at Banquo's struggle to protect his friend from a threat that no one else seems to see.
07 Feb 2017
She jumps at every shadow but must be strong for her children. Her husband has been gone a long while and his absence grows harder to ignore, to explain. She takes distractions where she can get them.
An imagining of Lady Macduff's last peaceful moment.
02 Dec 2016
When the strange priest arrives at the palace Pentheus is taken aback. Relief is short lived, soon replaced by dozens of other worries. Who is this lackadaisical man with honey-coloured hair? Sashaying across the thrown room, light as snowfall. Sharp violet eyes, half-lidded in perpetuity. Creamy skin flushed a seductive pink at the smooth cheeks, the plump wine-stained lips, the gently sloping collarbones…
Thump THUMP thump THUMP thump THUMP
Day and night the bakkhai dance. It's enough to drive a man insane.
02 Aug 2016
"O, Harry, thou hast robb'd me of my youth!"
A reflection on the stolen futures of Hotspur, and so many other men...