« some new books | Main | new book review »
Wednesday
Apr232008

Dancing with the Daffodils

Of course, today should be some kind of literary holiday for the English language.  Not only is it the death day of Shakespeare (and recognized birthday), it is also the death day of the daffodil poet, Wordsworth.  Here's Peter Cook as the Lake Poet (introduced by Dudley Moore as Beethoven)

and a hilarious sketch with Hugh Laurie as Shakes editing Hamlet with Rowan Atkinson.

PrintView Printer Friendly Version

EmailEmail Article to Friend

Reader Comments

There are no comments for this journal entry. To create a new comment, use the form below.

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Post:
 
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>