What is your favorite play by Shakespeare?

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Kieran_Obrien
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Re: What is your favorite play by Shakespeare?

Post by Kieran_Obrien » 01 Feb 2018, 06:04

Romeo and Juliet for sure. Read it first when I was about 15 and loved it; I think it might be why I'm such a sappy person these days 😂

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Post by Lincolnshirelass » 02 Feb 2018, 05:36

Please may I open a side-alley on this and ask about your LEAST favourite Shakespeare play? For me it has to be 'As You Like It' - though I am prepared to admit it may date way back to having it taught excruciatingly badly at school, perhaps if I saw a really good production of it it might help. Ironically, Rosalind is one of my favourite names!
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Post by swirlofink » 04 Feb 2018, 15:54

My favorite Shakespeare play is Much Ado About Nothing. I read it and watched a movie adaption my senior year of high school and I just liked how fun it was. I think it fit well with the trend in literature that was heavily rising then, with the sarcastic witty women protagonists. At least for me that's how it felt.

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Post by Catia » 04 Feb 2018, 19:35

Romeo and Juliet is my least favourite, probably because it's the most mistreated in films, remaking, having the story flaunted at every occasion.
The Taming Of The Shrew is my favourite, maybe because I see a bit of myself in it :o :D
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Post by Strongbob25 » 06 Feb 2018, 11:00

I actually really started to enjoy some of the histories over the last few years. Richard III and Henry V are epic, funny, sad, and everything you want from a good play all together.

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Post by uyky » 08 Feb 2018, 14:50

It must be Hamlet for me. I connected with it the most at the time I was reading his books.

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Post by Destiny12 » 13 Feb 2018, 09:00

ROMEO AND JULIET

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