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Twelfth Night

The theme of love (Part 1)
(Detailed commentary and analysis)

Orsino is in love with Olivia, who is in love with Cesario/Viola, who is in love with Orsino...

It's a bit of a mess! Can it ever be sorted out?

The theme of love (Part 2)
(Detailed commentary and analysis)

Sir Andrew is in love with Olivia, who is in love with Cesario/Viola, who... isn't in love with Olivia. Although that's not what Sir Toby and Fabian have made Sir Andrew believe. Challenging Cesario to a duel is the only way he can get Olivia's attention and prove his love... apparently.

While all the practical jokes have been being played, Sir Toby has fallen for Maria's quick wit and bawdy sense of humour. Will their being from different classes keep them apart?

Antonio and Sebastian have a very intense friendship, but is there more to it than that? 

Malvolio: a study in "self-love" and ambition

And Malvolio just loves himself...

When he threatens to tell Olivia that Maria has allowed Sir Toby and Sir Andrew to treat her house like a night club, they decide to get their own back by humiliating him once and for all with a practical joke that will exploit his "self-love" and his ambition. But will it all go just a little bit too far?

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