The Revenger’s Tragedy

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The Revenger’s Tragedy by Thomas Middleton

November 24, 2019
The Revenger's Tragedy by Thomas Middleton

Another play, what a surprise. It seems all I read these days are plays! The Revenger's Tragedy is what is says on the tin. Everyone in this court has a desire to gain revenge on someone who wronged them, and of course in typical fashion, those characters fall foul to their desires. Nearly everyone dies. I've pretty much prefaced every review of a play with the disclaimer that…