Is Hamlet a Christmas play?

Is Hamlet a Christmas play?

Shakespeare’s play, Hamlet, gives us a brief look at Christmas in Shakespeare’s lifetime when Marcellus, one of Hamlet’s friends who was in on Hamlet’s plot to make everyone think he’s crazy before he kills his uncle for betrayal. And there’s this one speech by...
How Macbeth Saved Shakespeare in the Gunpowder Plot

How Macbeth Saved Shakespeare in the Gunpowder Plot

Macbeth instructing the murderers employed to kill Banquo Painting by GeorgeCattermole, born 1800 – died 1868 Source Remember, Remember, the 5th of November. Tonight many in England will celebrate an occasion known as Bonfire Night. They celebrate this day to...