Roughly Chronological Re-read Week 1: The Two Gentlemen of Verona

*Jen McGregor’s thoughts-reponses on play no. I: The Two Gentlemen of Verona. …

The Scenic Route

Date: Between 1589 and 1592.


First read: In 200…5, I think? At some point in my early 20s I read my Arden Complete Works cover to cover. Then I re-read it in 2011 when I worked on a couple of scenes from it at Mountview.


Productions seen: None – just that couple of scenes at drama school.


Productions worked on: As above.


Edition I’m using: Good old Dover Thrift.

She's just not that into you, Pro




  • I read the play aloud with Mark and Flavia. We noticed that the locations weren’t consistent across the editions – sometimes one of us had Milano and another Verona, sometimes one had Mantua and another Padua. I wish we’d actually noted the differences, but we didn’t… What I can tell you is that I was using the Dover Thrift pictured above, Mark had the Arden Complete Works and Flavia was using the text from…

View original post 526 more words


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s