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User Review  - regularguy5mb - LibraryThing

Being Shakespeare's last play, The Tempest is a masterful piece in which he uses Prospero as a stand-in for himself within a play full of the magic of stagecraft and his position as playwright. Using ... Read full review

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User Review  - pjulian - LibraryThing

Amazingg.. It has the ability to enchant every reader through its imagination. The part that I liked less is how (most probably unwittingly I suppose) did Shakespeare show how did Colonisation worked ... Read full review

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User Review  - bullfinch - LibraryThing

Saw a magnificent production of this at Nottingham Playhouse. The shipwreck took place before the beginning proper. While we the audience were prevented from entering, the duke of milan and his ... Read full review

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User Review  - TiffanyAK - LibraryThing

This is a genuinely good work of drama, which I had to read for my Intro. to Drama class. This is one of those works of Shakespeare that has been done in a multitude of forms and variations, so it is ... Read full review

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User Review  - AlCracka - LibraryThing

The Tempest is almost a wisp of a thing. There's little plot and almost no character development. It's like a magic trick: you blow into your hand, and a cloud of flame pops up, and a dove flies out ... Read full review

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User Review  - datrappert - LibraryThing

One of Shakespeare's more unusual and fanciful plays. Not as silly as most of the comedies (and I don't mean silly in a good way). Full of great characters and some of Shakespeare's best quotes. And, of course, the inspiration for Forbidden Planet. Read full review

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User Review  - Fernandosfjr - LibraryThing

O que dizer? "O, wonder! How many godly creatures are there here! How beauteous mankind is! O brave new world, That has such people in 't!". Read full review

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User Review  - rmagahiz - LibraryThing

A strange but moving work, performed here by a wonderful set of players. Read full review

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User Review  - DancingAnt - LibraryThing

It is so-said Shakespeare's last play. Very clear plots attracted me as my first peek at English literature. Read full review

Review: The Tempest

User Review  - Hankrose - Goodreads

While not known for it's verisimilitude, this play is deceptive, there is a lot of symbolism and things going on that might not be the first thing you notice. It sends one thinking, is Prospero good ... Read full review


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