The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.2217  Monday, 4 December 2000

From:           Lucia A. Setari <This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.>
Date:           Friday, 1 Dec 2000 08:07:19 -0800 (PST)
Subject: 11.2198 Re: Julie Taymor's TITUS
Comment:        Re: SHK 11.2198 Re: Julie Taymor's TITUS

Just a note in TITUS' margin: the colours of Saturninus' and Bassianus'
factions in Taymor's film are exactly like those of the two most popular
soccer teams of Rome: the "Lazio" and the "Roma". When their respective
fans' groups happen to clash with each other in the streets of Rome,
they look rather like the Romans on the film.

I also add a question: is the witness boy of TITUS the same actor which
played an analogous role in Adrian Noble's production of A Midsummer's
Night's Dream?

Lucia A. Setari

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