Randall Beach: Our ‘Shakespeare Lady’ returns to us on film
In the old age black was not counted fair, But now is black beauty’s successive heir #Sonnet127 @Amanda__Wright performs Shakespeare's Sonnet 127 (the first addressed towards his 'Dark Lady') as part of our #LoveinIsolation series. Watch the series:
Anyone who spent much time in downtown New Haven, CT over the last few decades likely met Margaret Holloway. Known to many as “The Shakespeare Lady,” she performed captivating monologues for passersby. Photo courtesy of @AtBennington
Anyone who spent much time in downtown New Haven, CT over the last few decades likely met Margaret Holloway. Known to many as “The Shakespeare Lady,” she performed captivating monologues for passersby. Read more about the lives lost to COVID-19:
FAIRIES (singing) Nightingale, melodiously Sing our sweet lullaby. Lulla, lulla, lullaby, lulla, lulla, lullaby. Let no harm Or spell or charm Come near our lovely lady. Say good night with a lullaby. TITANIA falls asleep. ... William Shakespeare - -
If you’re looking for something cheerful to watch tonight, Secret Scotland is on at 8pm on @channel5_tv . I stood at the Birnam Oak and got all Lady Macbeth dramatic. Now I await the call of the Royal Shakespeare Company.
Trump keeps insisting, like Tricky Dick did in ‘73, that the investigation was a “witch hunt.” As Shakespeare said, “The lady doth protest too much,” & Trump is the lady. #CultureOfCorruption #ReleaseTheReport
‘My mistress’ eyes are nothing like the sun’: Who was the ‘Dark Lady’ in #Shakespeare ’s sonnets?…