Tag Archives: William Shakespeare

My Week With Marilyn

When Colin Clark’s memoir about the six-month filming of “The Prince and the Showgirl” with Marilyn Monroe and Sir Lawrence Olivier was first published in 1995 as The Prince, the Showgirl, and Me –  the details of one week were missing.  Seems … Continue reading

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Shakespeare’s Kitchen

Today is William Shakespeare’s birthday, and the Bard will be the subject of praise for his plays, his sonnets, his universal themes, his language – but probably few will be thinking about Shakespeare’s Kitchen – not the 2007 collection of … Continue reading

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The Weird Sisters by Eleanor Brown

Double, double, toil and trouble… With characters named after Shakespearean heroines and dialogue sprinkled with quotes from the Bard, Eleanor Brown delivers on the reference in her title – but without Macbeth or witches.  And, if you have sisters or daughters … Continue reading

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