London, Plays

Measure for Measure for Measure for Measure

It's a big year for Shakespeare's (and Middleton's!) "problem play". Cheek by Jowl brought their Russian-language production to London in the spring, Shakespeare's Globe played their version during the summer, and the Young Vic's production is currently in the final weeks of its run. I finally got the chance to see the Young Vic production… Continue reading Measure for Measure for Measure for Measure

Plays, Research


When I wrote my MA dissertation on adaptation and The Winter's Tale, I thought that I was leaving that particular branch of theatre studies behind for a while. Not so! The Changeling and adaptation is one of my more recent obsessions. So here, ladies and gents, is the germ of a possible article/chapter/section of my dissertation (maybe all… Continue reading Adaptation?