The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 15.1182 Thursday, 3 June 2004
From: Martin Steward <
Date: Wednesday, 2 Jun 2004 23:15:13 +0100
Comment: SHK 15.1172 Films
Martin Steward writes:
>>No, they were all played by boys. The idea that they might be played by
> >girls on the public stage never entered into anyone's head.
>The Italians and French certainly had girls on the stage. So whose empty
>heads did it never enter? Or is this yet again "it could only happen in
Point taken. But that just makes it an even more gendered decision,
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