Monthly Archive: January 2013


Oh for a boat… Stratford, then and now

The Three Sisters (Boatwif’s three sisters, that is) had generously donated monies for theatre-going in recognition of a significant half decade birthday.  The birthday was months ago; tickets for Stratford plays* were booked weeks ago.  After three days back in Stratford during the second week of January it has to be announced that the town and theatres retain their allure. First visit was as a teenager, viewing glamorous young David Warner in Hamlet. Seated far, far back in that vast...