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There are Some, if you Look Carefully

Advantages: Something in here for everyone
Disadvantages: Not as wide a range as the men's solilquies

It cannot be denied that Shakespeare is one of the greatest writers who has put pen to paper. Nor can it be denied that he has produced many plays that excite and titillate even the unruliest of audiences: performing to a group of contemporary schoo ...

Medusa 20.04.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Shakespeare's Monologues for Women - William Shakespeare

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'Weak men must fall'

Advantages: Poetic & profound
Disadvantages: Language might put some off

Many of Shakey's plays are about the nature of kingship, and what it means to be a king. 'Lear' deals with a king who wants to keep the privileges of power but avoid the responsibility. In different ways, 'Macbeth' and 'Richard III' are about men whose ...

Amadahn 02.03.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Richard II - William Shakespeare

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