Daily Archives: June 20, 2019

David Bruce: John Ford’s PERKIN WARBECK: A Retelling — Act 5, Scenes 3-4 and Epilogue

— 5.3 — Theconstable, some officers, Perkin Warbeck, Christopher Urswick, and Lambert Simnel (formerly a Pretender, but now one of King Henry VII’s falconers) went to a place of public punishment. They were followed by the rabble. Some newly built … Continue reading

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David Bruce: John Ford’s PERKIN WARBECK: A Retelling — Act 5, Scenes 1-2

— 5.1 — At St. Michael’s Mount, a small tidal island off the shore of Cornwall, Lady Katherine and Jane Douglas, wearing riding suits, talked together. One servantwas with them. Perkin Warbeck was away with his army, seeking to win … Continue reading

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