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Review: Phèdre

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Incredibly slow in the beginning, but it really picked up the pace about halfway through. One of the things I love the most about old, classic tragedies is that people die every other page, in such a ... Read full review

Review: Phèdre

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En français juste en-dessous. Good little drama inspired by ancient Greece, but it left me a bit cold. I never connected with any character, and though the main ones die, like you would expect from a ... Read full review

Review: Phèdre

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I'm not a fan of tragedies, but this one was really catching. And even more exciting than Andromache. Read full review

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Get your shit together, Phèdre. Getting REAL tired of your shit, Phèdre. KILL YOURSELF, PHÈDRE -- oh, wait. Okay. Another "tragedy" about a forbidden love (incestuous, in this case). Yawn . Yes, I had to read this for my French class. I don't normally read this stuff. Read full review

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I just didn't enjoy this one as much... maybe because I have read plays in similar theme, and it started out really slow. I found the stances about reputation really interesting, though. Read full review

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A brilliant and complex play that truly showcases Racine's ability to portray the destructive force of passion. Read full review

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very short but a good classic Read full review

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A pretty brutal love triangle 12 August 2013 This is apparently Racine's last play before he gave up the theatre scene to return to a religious life within the Jansenist sect. For those who don't know ... Read full review

Review: Phèdre

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I just think I'm a bit bored of reading the same myth as Seneca and Euripides have already given a version of; the only new thing was that stupid girl that Hippolytos fell in love with. It was not bad, I've just already read the same story just by other authors :) Read full review

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