By Robert Nye, dramatised by Jonathan Broadbent.
Pickleherring, a former boy actor in Shakespeare's company, reminisces from the vantage point of old age on his time spent with The Bard.
As he finally finds love with a prostitute named Polly, the lessons he learned from Shakespeare finally start to become clear.
Pompey Bum....Dan Starkey
Directed by Jeremy MortimerBy Robert Nye, dramatised by Jonathan Broadbent.
As a boy actor, Pickleherring played Viola, Juliet and Cleopatra; he was Shakespeare's favourite.
Now, in his eighties, he finally discovers what it means to fall in love.
Directed by Jeremy Mortimer.
By Robert Nye.
A former Shakespearean boy actor discovers what it means to fall in love.