Gunpowder, treason, and plot. Well, if that’s not inspiration for a rollicking drama, I don’t know what is. In Bill Cain’s new work, King James prompts William Shakespeare to write a play about Catholic conspirators’ attempt to blow up Parliament. Dramatic fireworks ensue.
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