Daily Archives: February 29, 2020

David Bruce: John Webster’s THE WHITE DEVIL: A Retelling — Act 5, Scenes 5-6, and Non-Epilogue (Conclusion)

— 5.5 — The disguised Francisco de Medici and the disguised Lodovico talked together. Hortensio came into the room unnoticed, saw the two men talking, hid himself, and eavesdropped on their conversation. Hortensio had served Brachiano as a military officer, … Continue reading

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David Bruce: John Webster’s THE WHITE DEVIL: A Retelling — Act 5, Scene 4

— 5.4 — Flamineo and the disguised Gasparo stood together in a room. Young Giovanni, accompanied by some attendants, entered the room. The disguised Gasparo whispered, “There’s the young duke.” Now that his father was dead, young Giovanni was duke. … Continue reading

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