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Beyond a Theatre Review: Taming of the Shrew by Canadian Stage/York, Shakespeare in High Park

Taming of the Shrew was the first Shakespeare play I ever read. In seventh grade, Mrs. Medlock decided it was high time that public schooling introduced us to The Bard. I had the “easy” edition which had the verse printed … Continue reading

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Dickens and Dessert

Originally posted October 23, 2011. I know, I know: I already posted about reading Dickens this week, but I feel like it’s been such a big part of my life that it must be mentioned yet again.  I literally spent my … Continue reading

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I Could Have Danced All Night

Originally posted October 20, 2011. And by that, I mean that I have definitely entered the “honeymoon” period of study abroad.  The only thing I don’t like about Oxford at this point is the crowd of tourists that descends every weekend … Continue reading

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Discovering Shakespeare’s Country

Originally posted September 29, 2011. The title of this blog post was the name of the Grayline tour I took on Tuesday.  It was amazing.  As for filling an entire day with entertaining and enlightening activities, it succeeded.  I finally got to see … Continue reading

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Shakespeare: He Wrote a Lot of Plays and Salvaged My Monday

Originally posted September 26, 2011. After my crazy weekend in Paris, I had a very sleepy start to Monday.  I expected to get up early and visit a few more museums, but I couldn’t quite get my body to cooperate.  At first, … Continue reading

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Want to Hear About My Experience at The Globe?

Originally posted October 13, 2011. Here it is, my article about seeing Much Ado About Nothing at The Globe.  It has been published in the Rice Standard, the webzine.  I hope you all enjoy!  It was a bit startling to see my … Continue reading

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Learning to Love London

Originally posted September 26, 2011. As I said in my first post, I haven’t been settling into London as well as I thought I would.  Going solo to Bath helped boost my confidence, but I still feel a little out of … Continue reading

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