Shakespeare s prospero

November 21st,2019

The Tempest

The year is 1901. Prospero, the Duke of Milan and a brilliant scientist, abandons his stately duties and immerses himself in his studies. Prospero’s younger brother, Antonio, joins forces with Alonso, the king of Naples, to usurp Prospero’s position. Prospero and his young daughter Miranda are pushed out to sea on a raft and left to die.

November 21st,2019

“THE TEMPEST” by William Shakespeare

The Island. Before PROSPERO'S cell Enter PROSPERO and MIRANDA MIRANDA. If by your art, my dearest father, you have Put the wild waters in this roar, allay them. The sky, it seems, would pour down stinking pitch, But that the sea, mounting to th' welkin's cheek, Dashes the fire out. O, I have suffered With those that I saw suffer! A brave vessel,

November 21st,2019


heroism of Shakespeare's Prospero, valorizing his contemplative attitude and control of his passions in surmounting threats of conspiracy and in choosing an appropriate romantic match for Miranda. Offering an allegorical approach to character in The Tempest, Grace R. W. Hall (1999) interprets