Good historical fiction – politics, religion, romance and paintings!

Theatre time this week. With Daughter to see the RSC’s Anthony and Cleopatra at the Theatre Royal. The Production itself was very good; very well staged, impressive effects, excellent costumes. We did agree, though, that the casting of Cleopatra was at best, described as “brave”, at worse misguided. The dear lady seemed to be without … More Good historical fiction – politics, religion, romance and paintings!