Forgot your password?  

Critical Essay | Critical Review by Russell Jackson

This literature criticism consists of approximately 5 pages of analysis & critique of Critical Review by Russell Jackson.
This section contains 1,415 words
(approx. 5 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Critical Review by Russell Jackson - Critical Review by Russell Jackson

Critical Review by Russell Jackson

SOURCE: Jackson, Russell. Review of Twelfth Night. Shakespeare Quarterly 53, no. 4 (winter 2002): 536-49.

In the following excerpted review of the 2001 to 2002 Royal Shakespeare Company season at Stratford-upon-Avon, Jackson observes the erotic and decadent qualities of director Lindsay Posner's staging of Twelfth Night and highlights several individual performances, including Guy Henry's strangely empathetic Malvolio and Mark Hadfield's touching Feste.

[In the set designed by Ashley Martin-Davis for Lindsay Posner's Twelfth Night,] Olivia's household was represented permanently by the furnishing of [an] alcove on the right of the forestage: black furniture, including a piano, a grandfather clock, a small table, some austere chairs, and a row of ancestral photographs. There were also two telltale Beardsley drawings that slyly indicated her suppressed longings. Orsino's court was exclusively male and military, but he openly indulged himself...

(read more)

This section contains 1,415 words
(approx. 5 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Critical Review by Russell Jackson - Critical Review by Russell Jackson
Follow Us on Facebook