Storming adaptation of The Tempest from Margaret Atwood



Hag-Seed
by Margaret Atwood
(Penguin, £16.99)
As part of the Hogarth Shakespeare's retelling of the Bard's classics, Margaret Atwood has brought her own magical art to The Tempest. Hag-Seed follows a theatre director developing and delivering a version of the play in a prison theatre programme, while he himself is caught within a Tempest-like reality.
There are dramas within dramas and characters consumed by love and hate as they wrestle between fantasy and actuality. And when it comes to the staging Atwood, like Shakespeare, does just enough to keep the mind focused on the myriad... read more

 
19 October 2016 in Regional, Views: 34
Source: Morning Star
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