A teatro: “Cuore di cane” 🎭

Scritto da Michail Bulgakov nel 1925, “Cuore di cane” fu censurato in Russia fino al 1987, mentre in Italia fu pubblicato a metà degli anni Sessanta, assieme all’altro capolavoro dello stesso autore, “Il Maestro e Margherita”. Un luminare della medicina il Professor Preobražénskij sta cercando una terapia per il ringiovanimento delle persone, che gli dia… Read More A teatro: “Cuore di cane” 🎭

The Original Globe Theatre Burns Down (29th June 1613)

    The Globe Theatre, built in 1599 by Shakespeare’s playing company, was a three-storey, open-air amphitheatre able to house up to 3,000 spectators. The theatre-goers included the ‘Groundlings’ (the common people who watched the play standing in the pit and paid only 1 penny – in the summer were nicknamed ‘Stinkards’ for obvious reasons),… Read More The Original Globe Theatre Burns Down (29th June 1613)

Jealousy

    “O, beware, my lord, of jealousy; It is the green-ey’d monster, which doth mock The meat it feeds on.” ― William Shakespeare, Othello (Act 3, Scene 3) Iago is warning Othello not to be a jealous man because jealousy (the green-eyed monster) will interfere with his mind (his imagination is what feeds it)… Read More Jealousy