Rather, it undercuts Lorenzo's attempts by pointing in a veiled way to Hieronimo's hiero-phantic role as the author of the mystery text, the revenge playlet
, and to the allegorical nature of The Spanish Tragedy.
is a dramatic sketch which invokes a certain transcendence, the desire to be freed of the body and of life, and which leans once again on the transformative energies of Ovid's source text.
But the dense texture surrounding what Autolycus "may do extempore" suggests that "extempore" is an embedded reference to the episode at the Boar's Head Tavern where Falstaff and Hal perform their brief "recognition" playlet
(1 Henry IV 2.
As well as chronological diversity, the book demonstrates considerable formal diversity; it contains fablelike stories, fragments of uncompleted novels, pseudoacademic treatises, "texticles," and even a playlet
I also interpreted the translation into English of the polyglot playlet
"Soliman and Perseda" as equivalent to St.
Now the playlet
by the playwright and poet Cynan is going under the hammer at auction.
The young people from the Junior Church also performed, staging as h o r t playlet
Guests were treated to a Victorian themed playlet
based around Suttons' historical development, a special tour of the museum, live jazz and a celebratory cake.
Indeed, it could be suggested that their writers despised conventional drama, so that to force a hitherto dignified and powerful public figure into a playlet
of this kind, the mere fact of staging him, was a means of making him absurd and ludicrous.
They are inscribed on bright yellow Perspex boards measuring about 3ft by 4ft, and she is prone to flourish them intermittently in the course of Driven to Distraction, the 40-minute playlet
that she and four Highbury friends are presenting in day centres, sheltered accommodation and residential homes.
I remember not long ago seeing a Home Counties junior school teacher recounting with pride the playlet
she had written for her class showing "Ancient Britons" teaching English to the Roman soldiers
(Ymgom) under 26: 1, Clwb Pontsian,Ceredigion; 2, Clwb Llawhaden, Pembroke; 3, Clwb Porthdinllaen, Eryri.