January 18, 2016

Paris yes but first Henry V!

I have arrived safely in Paris but before beginning that story I would like to finish Shakespeare’s “Cycle of Kings” with Henry V performed yesterday at […]
January 17, 2016

Henry IV Parts 1 and 2 at the Barbican

I have to say that Henry IV Parts 1 and 2 are not among my favorite Shakespeare plays but they do connect the story from Richard […]
January 16, 2016

Richard II at the Barbican, London

I have seen this production twice.  The first time, about 2 years ago, I sat rather far back and to the right of the stage but […]
January 15, 2016

Sightseeing London

Perhaps most people, at least from the USA, might not think of January as a time to go sightseeing in London, especially the one depicted in […]
January 15, 2016

The Winter’s Tale

The Winter’s Tale is one of Shakespeare’s little known but magical plays.  Performed at the Garrick Theater in London’s West End by the Kenneth Branagh Theater […]