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The Caucasian Chalk Circle by Bertolt Brecht
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The Caucasian Chalk Circle by Bertolt Brecht

Once again this was as easy to read as wading through porridge. The concept was interesting but that is all I enjoyed about this play. In all honesty I’m not particularly fond of Brecht’s theatre in general. He loathed theatre…

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Endgame by Samuel Beckett
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Endgame by Samuel Beckett

This is bizarrely funny. But you don’t get that when you read it. Only when you see it performed. In our lecture on this play we were shown a clip with the actor who played Remus Lupin and its oddly…

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Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare
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Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare

Macbeth remains my favourite of Shakespeare’s works but I must admit Twelfth Night is a close second. I’ve yet to read one his plays that I didn’t enjoy but I was surprised by how much I liked Twelfth Night. Historically…

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