The Play's the Thing
All's Well That end's Well: Act IV
On this episode we discuss, “Does Shakespeare believe too strongly in marriage?” Plus, predictions about what will happen at the end. Will Parolles be redeemed? Will Bertram undergo a metanoia?
A Winter's Tale: Act V
The scars don’t disappear. But after Leontes’ rage, this tragedy turns toward reunion and resurrection.
A Winter's Tale: Act IV
This week: Does Shakespeare have a philosophy? He does, and he demonstrates it here through a discussion of flowers.