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Great Historical Drama: Monarchy in Crisis

Are you fascinated by the British monarchy and its captivating history? Join in examining the themes, methods and ideas in three plays centering on the English throne. They are: Edward II by Christopher Marlowe (Revised New Mermaid ed., $13.95); Murder in the Cathedral by T. S. Eliot (Harcourt, 1964, $9); and King Charles III by Mike Bartlett (Theatre Communications Group, 2016, $14.95). Please read Edward II before the first class meeting.