Posts Tagged ‘Stratford-upon-Avon’

Yes: “Ownership of the words is the key” – how often I say this!

Very interesting account of Attenborough’s views, as expressed recently to The Shakespeare Club of Stratford-upon-Avon…

Michael Attenborough and Shakespeare | The Shakespeare blog

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A new festival for the Bard’s home, on 6th to 21st October:

Shakespeare Film Festival – Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

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Charles Dickens (1812-1870) receiving his characters - William Holbrook Beard (1872)

Author Charles Dickens was born  on this day, 7th February, in 1812. (Fancy an overture to remember this year?)

Here you can read about Charles Dickens, Shakespeare and Stratford-upon-Avon, and you can find Simon Callow on Dickens the Performer and a BBC cartoon of The Life of Charles Dickens over on the Discover Fine Acting Blog.


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