Tag: Theatre

Out of the Darkness: “The Catacombs of Paris” (1840) by George W.M.Reynolds | Louis James

Distinguished G W M Reynolds specialist, Prof. Louis James, talks about Reynolds’s only known play.

Robin Hood and the Babes in the Wood

The folktale of “The Two Children in the Wood” has always been popular with audiences, in spite of its grim content, depicting as it does the death of two children. However, the legend became incorporated into the Robin Hood tradition in the nineteenth century, This post discusses why two very different legends came to be associated.