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A meeting of Caesar and Christ

A meeting of Caesar and Christ

Robert Tanitch reviews The Inn at Lydda at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, London SE1 When the Pharisees tried to trick Jesus by asking him if people should or should not pay taxes to Caesar, Jesus famou ...
“Nobody we know, dear!”

“Nobody we know, dear!”

THE ORESTEIA, which premiered in Athens in 458BC, when it won first prize, is a trilogy of murder and revenge, acted over two-and-half hours with two intervals. In the first play Clytemnestra kills he ...
The therapeutic power of music is well-known

The therapeutic power of music is well-known

Robert Tanitch reviews Farinelli and the King at The Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London SE1 Farinelli (1703 – 1782) was the stage name of Carlo Brochi, the famous Italian castrato singer, and one of the ...