The Passing Parade: Cheap Shots from a Drive By Mind

"...difficile est saturam non scribere. Nam quis iniquae tam patiens urbis, tam ferreus, ut teneat se..." " is hard not to write Satire. For who is so tolerant of the unjust City, so steeled, that he can restrain himself... Juvenal, The Satires (1.30-32)

Friday, August 27, 2004

...and continuing our 18th century theme, here is John Gay's The Beggar's Opera, the basis of Brecht and Weill's The Threepenny Opera. Enjoy!


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