Young Son’s Other Shakespeare Scene: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

7 09 2009

Most people don’t realize Richard the Third was also Demetrius. 🙂

Demetrius and Helena, KPA's A Midsummer Night's Dream

Demetrius and Helena, KPA's A Midsummer Night's Dream

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5 responses

8 09 2009
JJ

My favorite part of this photo is something you won’t see unless you look closely — a third character in the scene!

8 09 2009
COD

Ah yes, the body behind Young Son. It took me a minute to find it though.

8 09 2009
JJ

That is “Lysander” sprawled out all in black. 🙂

9 09 2009
JJ

Chris, do you see his sword? Looks like a foil to me . . .

9 09 2009
COD

Theatrical fencing is a whole different thing. The flourishes and exaggerated motions on stage would get you quickly killed in a real duel! But yes, that does appear that might be an old foil re-purposed for stage use.

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