'I see, lady, the gentleman is not in your books.'
Open-air theatre is back at the Abbey.
Come and see William Shakespeare’s classic Much Ado About Nothing on 26th or 27th August.
Find out more and book your tickets: https://t.co/XhyOzLoq0e
Macbeth [I, 3] Banquo.
'But ‘tis strange: and oftentimes, to win us to our harm, the instruments of darkness tell us truths, win us with honest trifles, to betray’s in deepest consequence.'
O, sir, you are deceived.
- Measure for Measure #ShakespeareSunday
[Hermes and Argus, by Velázquez (1659): Zeus sends Hermes to kill the giant Argus and recover his mortal lover Io. Hermes lulls Argus to sleep with pipe music before slaying him.] https://t.co/CjykeKhJkE
If I could write the beauty of your eyes,
And in fresh numbers number all your graces,
The age to come would say, "This poet lies,
Such heavenly touches ne'er touched earthly faces.”
Sonnet 17 #ShakespeareSunday #VivienLeigh #WaterlooBridge @tcmhttps://t.co/N6rLAaOUIs