Shakespeare Meets Tarantino in Bard Fiction
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The last date listed for Bard Fiction was Sunday April 15, 2012 / 3:00pm.
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A fictional meeting between two of the 20th century's most fascinating artists -- Mexican painter Frida Kahlo and American poet Sylvia Plath -- is imaginatively explored in Néstor Caballero's Musas. Though Kahlo and Plath never met in real life, this drama depicts their unique perspectives on art, love and death, as well as with their tumultuous relationships with painter Diego Rivera and English poet Ted Hughes, respectively. Musas is full of biographical details and references to the two dynamic women's lives, revealing portions of their distinct personal and creative paths that were each marked by a fatal destiny. Learn More
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The funny scenes worked better than the more serious ones - very clever and well written. For those who haven't seen Pulp Fiction in a while, it might help to watch the movie again beforehand (I'd forgotten lots of scenes, which made it a little confusing sometimes).
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This was a real hoot! The writing was excellent. It was such fun to hear the story in Elizabethan English. The actors were great; they really were true to the orginal characters in spite of the cumbersome language. And the costumes were inspired.
by Ben Tallen, Aaron Greer, Brian Watson-Jones and the members of the Pulp Bard Wiki
Directed by Christopher O. Kidder
Featuring Josh Zagoren and Jovan King
An internet sensation when the idea first surfaced, it appeared on numerous blogs and news sites. It has captured the attention of writers from as far away as New Zealand who wanted to take part in the collaborative effort to bring this melding of high culture and pop culture to life. For a taste of what this show has to offer, please visit and peruse A Slurry Tale, the wiki that collects much of the worldwide effort.