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Review: Twelfth Night

User Review  - Ken Moten - Goodreads

This is only the third Shakespearean comedy I have reviewed (I do NOT count The Merchant of Venice as a comedy, instead I classify it as a Shakespearean problem play) and I am really mixed on it. On ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jason - Goodreads

You know what? I think this play is the Shakespearean equivalent of Three's Company, a laugh-track comedy with goofball characters and preposterous situations that trigger a chain of events you can ... Read full review

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User Review  - Victoria Stark - Goodreads

Of all the Shakespearean plays I have read, this ties with "A Midsummer Night's Dream" and "Much Ado About Nothing" for my all time favourite Shakespeare play. This play is not only a witty comedy ... Read full review

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User Review  - Michael Tabb - Goodreads

Entirely absurd, sometimes fun but mostly just ridiculous, Twelfth Night creates a compelling issue of gender-based desire and resolves it with a shrug. Of course, it might be completely different seeing it on stage—particularly with men playing the female roles. Read full review

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User Review  - Janine Zachariae - Goodreads

I actually will not much say about it. A woman played a man. It is mostly comedy like but with some strange elements. I just read it in one flow which is always a good sign. And common': it's ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tayler Morrell - Goodreads

The funniest, bawdiest Shakespeare I have read! Read full review

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User Review  - Elise L. - Goodreads

One of my favourites since I was seven. Read full review

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User Review  - Bob Woodley - Goodreads

"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon 'em" Read full review

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User Review  - brittany - Goodreads

This is officially the first Shakespeare play I've read on my own! I was a bit intimated at first without a teacher to explain everything, but I listened to an audiobook and ended up having a pretty easy time understanding the play. This play was so much fun. Good choice, self. Read full review

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User Review  - Tyler Talbott - Goodreads

A refreshing Shakespearean comedy with a main female protagonist. The manipulation of gender is especially thought-provoking in this play, and many of the side characters are genuinely funny. Also ... Read full review

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