Questions Two

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  1. Describe your feeling about traditional vs. authentic Shakespeare productions. Should the goal of the RSC and The Globe be a traditional approach to the Bard’s plays? Should they try and replicate the audience experience?
  2. What was different about the audience experience in The Globe?
  3. What is something you know about performing Shakespeare which you did not know before?

Day 5 Travel Diary: Intermission

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This photo shows how beautifully peaceful the city of Stratford upon Avon is. It’s been a while since I’ve truly relaxed as much as I was able to in Stratford. Something about the amount of greenery in the city made me feel much more at peace.

On the Sunday we spent in Stratford, we took a chill day where we had nothing planned. I slept in for a while, waking up briefly to go downstairs for breakfast, then decided to go out on the town with my roommate Kimmy.

 

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Day 2 Travel Diary: Down Once More (To See Phantom of the Opera)

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After waking up in England for the second time, I felt a lot better about being in a different country. I found a breakfast that I really enjoyed at the buffet and would continue to have it for the rest of the trip: a chocolate croissant with a berry sauce. It was really nice to have something consistent throughout the trip, as being in a different country is quite jarring.

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