Daily Archives: December 27, 2017

David Bruce: Names Anecdotes

https://pixabay.com/en/marx-brothers-chico-harpo-groucho-516158/ When the Marx Brothers’ classic A Night at the Opera was finished, humor writer Al Boasberg didn’t get any credit for his gags (which was standard procedure for many humor writers who improved other people’s scripts). Therefore, the Marx … Continue reading

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David Bruce: William Shakespeare’s The Comedy of Errors: A Retelling Act 3, Scene 1

— 3.1 — Before the house of Antipholus of Ephesus were standing Antipholus of Ephesus; Dromio of Ephesus; Angelo, who was a goldsmith of Ephesus; and Balthazar, who was a merchant of Ephesus. “Good Signior Angelo, please excuse us,” Antipholus … Continue reading

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