transcending the stage.

This was an essay I wrote based on a performance of Richard III put on by the Shakespeare Company and Hit & Myth at the Vertigo Theatre. It was the first time I've seen a Shakespeare performance live, and I'm hoping to go to more in the future. This essay is longer than the one I turned in, but I wanted to share the whole thing, seeing as I've already turned this in. 983w

I recently had a conversation with a few of my friends about our relationships with our parents. After a lot of tears and reassurances that: "yes, your mom and dad love each other; and they love you" I brought in my own upbringing. I'll have to admit, although our parents grew up in similar circumstances, [my friends' and my] upbringing could not be more different. 1770w