Chasen Schneider, Levi Morger, Mitchell Kawash and Ariana Karp conclude our discussion of Act V of The Tempest.
We determined that we enjoy Act V more than Act IV.Specificity of stage directions and the overlap between ritual, theatre and religionProspero’s turn from revenge to forgiveness - when does it happen and how that affects the play?Parallels to Marlowe’s Dr. Faustus Staging choices in the modern age Physical vs. Metaphysical stormWhat happens with Antonio and Sebastian? Are they repentant? Is their silence acceptance or defiance?Is order restored at the end of the play?
William Hutt as Prospero in The Tempest.