Marin Shakespeare Company - The Spanish Tragedy

Monday, July 22, 2013 - 7:00pm

Marin Shakespeare Company’s Lesley Currier and Dr. Mary Ann Koory explain why Thomas Kyd’s The Spanish Tragedy is one of the most influential plays of all time. Marin Shakespeare returns on August 26 to discuss All’s Well That Ends Well (click here for details).

 

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$16.00
ISBN: 9780141192277
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - November 27th, 2012

As the Elizabethan era gave way to the reign of James I, England grappled with corruption within the royal court and widespread religious anxiety. Dramatists responded with morally complex plays of dark wit and violent spectacle, exploring the nature of death, the abuse of power and vigilante justice.