Celebration Quotation – March 14, 2016

Today’s quote is from Romeo and Juliet: Although the quote comes from a prior scene in the play with the Friar and Romeo, we think the advice his gives applies to both young lovers – and we love this… Read More

Celebration Quotation – February 23, 2016

Today’s quote comes from the famous “balcony scene” in Romeo and Juliet: The photo is of American actress Maude Adams (1872-1953) as Juliet in an 1899 production of the play.  Adams, whose mother was an actress, first appeared… Read More

Celebration Quotation – February 16, 2016

Today’s quote is from Romeo and Juliet: The actor pictured is William Charles Macready (1793-1873) – from a portrait by artist Samuel DeWilde.  It was painted in 1810, when Macready (whose parents were also actors) made his theatrical debut in 1810, playing Romeo… Read More

Celebration Quotation – February 14, 2016

Happy Valentine’s Day!  Today’s quote – in case you didn’t know – is from Romeo and Juliet: This line is often misquoted – “a rose by any other name” – but word is the word printed in the… Read More

Celebration Quotation – January, 31, 2016

Today’s quote comes from Romeo and Juliet: The photo – by William Byron – comes from a1903 production of the play by Liebler and Co. –  one of the major American theatre producing organizations in the early 20th century…. Read More

Celebration Quotation – January 10, 2016

We couldn’t let the week pass without at least one quote from Romeo and Juliet: Lilian Adelaide Neilson (1847- 1880), was an English stage actress.  Born Elizabeth Ann Brown, she began her career in London at the age of 15,… Read More