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      Shake 'n' Blake in Melbourne

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      February 18, 2020

      Tuesday   7:30 PM - 8:30 PM (daily until February 23, 2020)

      45 Flinders Lane
      Melbourne, Victoria 3000

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      Shake 'n' Blake

      Shake ‘n’ Blake – The Sonnets of Innocence and Experience.

      Blending the Good Works of Williams Shakespeare and Blake into a Lesson in Love in all its Aspects: Attraction and Repulsion, Comfort and Despair, Heaven and Hell. Shake ‘n’ Blake is an evocative configuration of nine of Shakespeare’s sonnets played as Innocence and nine as Experience – interspersed with eight sonnets performed as original songs and commentary from Blake’s poetry and Shakespeare’s characters displayed as Wisdom.

      Innocence – the impulsive and idealised early encounters of Love.

      Experience – the weary worldliness of later Love.

      Wisdom – a synthesis, a Lesson.

      Playing the Lover with a little help from Genesis (the Book) and Elvis (the King).

      Performed by Steve Gome accompanied by Silas James under the influence of Wayne Pearn.

      Cost: Payment required - 33.00 to 38.00

      Categories: Performing Arts

      This event repeats daily until February 23, 2020:

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