Methuen Drama, 1994
Acts: 5, Scenes: 14, Roles: Total (21), Female (9), Male (12), Unassigned (0)
...A lurid and sensational tragicomedy, Thomas Middleton portrays a court mired in sexual intrigue and deception, and the gruesome witch who keeps them well supplied with love charms and poisons.
At the start of the play...
Women Making Shakespeare: Text, Reception, Performance
Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2014
... 56).At the beginning of the twentieth century, in the United States, the Katherina of Ada Rehan reigned supreme.
For more on The Shrew’s performance history in this period, see ElizabethSchafer, The Taming of the Shrew,...