What Grammar School Taught Shakespeare About Being a Theater Icon (Guest Post)

Quest post by Cassidy Cash William Shakespeare attended school at King Edward VI’s Grammar School in Stratford Upon Avon from the age of 7 until the age of 14. The typical rendition of Shakespeare’s time in Stratford focuses on the fact that Shakespeare studied Latin and Greek. What they fail to mention is that many … [More]

Could This Really Be Mary Howard?

While searching for Google for the Holbein sketch of Mary Howard, Duchess of Richmond and Somerset yesterday, I came across this miniature that is by the same artist. The question remains…is this TRULY Mary Howard? Let’s compare it to the portraits of her parents and see if there is any resemblance. It’s always hard to … [More]