Tag Archives: The Merry Wives of Windsor

Reviewsday: Merry Wives at #ShakesinthePark

This past Saturday evening my wife, the lovely Robin, accompanied me to a Shakespeare in the Park performance of The Merry Wives of Windsor at Keehner Park, in West Chester.  Advertisements

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Salt-Butter What?

We here at The Bard and the Bible blog hope your Monday is going well. If not, we offer the following Shakespearean insult–the best kind, really–for your entertainment, enrichment, and possible (albeit judicious) use. This week’s insult is from The Merry Wives … Continue reading

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Reviewsday: The Merry Wives of Windsor (1980)

Any television production that is introduced by John Houseman promises the best quality. Unfortunately, some fail to live up to the promise. The 1980 production of Shakespeare’s The Merry Wives of Windsor was performed and filmed at Los Angeles’s Globe Theater … Continue reading

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A Jack-Dog Smackdown

It is Monday–time for another Shakespearean insult to raise the level of your conversation. Or not. Today’s insult comes compliments of Doctor Caius, the French physician in The Merry Wives of Windsor: Scurvy jack-dog priest! (The Merry Wives of Windsor, II.3.31). It … Continue reading

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A Castilian What?

Happy Monday to you, and The Bard and the Bible blog hopes a fun Shakespearean insult will lighten the mood of your day. Today’s insult is from The Merry Wives of Windsor, spoken by the “Host” of the Garter Inn: … Continue reading

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