Shakespeare enjoyed using disguise and other deceptive devices in his plays, particularly when they culminated in a big reveal at the end. But what do his characters' frequent disguising, and occasional crossdressing, reveal about a person's identity? #deception #plot
As Shakespeare's work grew in popularity, it began to spread outside of England and eventually extended far beyond the Anglophone world. As it was introduced to Africa, Asia, Central and South America, his plays were translated and performed in new and unique ways that reflected the surrounding culture.