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Re: Pop Culture
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 13.07381  Tuesday, 12 March 2002

From:           Brian Willis <
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Date:           Monday, 11 Mar 2002 16:11:34 -0800 (PST)
Subject: 13.0719 Pop Culture
Comment:        Re: SHK 13.0719 Pop Culture

> Today, a reading from the Tempest on Guiding Light.
>
> Last night, Hamlet in Croatian on ER.

They are rehearsing a production of Much Ado on The Young and the
Restless. Don't ask me why I know.

Which makes me think of something I said about people not watching soap
operas for language but for plot. Perhaps I was wrong. Maybe people want
to see some Shakespeare in their melodrama.

Brian Willis


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