31/7/2006

Groundlings?

Filed under: — Bravus @ 9:34 am

We were chatting about something on the weekend in the car and Cassie referred to the ‘nose-bleeds’. We had to explain to Sue and Alex that that meant the cheap seats way up high in the theatre – notionally so high that the thin air would cause nose-bleeds. Then Cassie said “But in Shakespeare’s time the peasants had to be down on the ground, in the… mosh pit.”

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