Meeting Margaret Atwood

On Saturday, I had managed to get a ticket to see Margaret Atwood at the Royal Shakespeare Company theatre. She was talking about her new book Hag-Seed which is a retelling of Shakespeare's play The Tempest. I teach this play to our Year 7s but because of the level of the students, we do not delve… Continue reading Meeting Margaret Atwood

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As You Like It

Yesterday, Rich and I celebrated our 10th wedding anniversary (which was actually on Friday but Dad's birthday trumped our anniversary so we celebrated that instead on Friday night!). We spent the day in Stratford-upon-Avon and went to see As You Like It at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre. http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=qpEqv7DAPV4 It blew us away. The music, the… Continue reading As You Like It