Locked down and Bard


"And what's going on here? Looks like you've arranged  to meet someone from a different household!"

Lockdown rule: “All gatherings are banned except for members of your own household” 

A topical cartoon for Shakespeare’s birthday (and death day I suppose) on April 26th.  Romeo and Juliet’s clandestine meetings would be frowned upon today but they’d probably only end up with a fine.

On the plus side we’ve been spoilt for choice for streaming Shakespeare via National Theatre, The Globe and BBC as our houses remain separated in the fight against Coronavirus.

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