Junior infants at St Brigid’s NS Castleknock, in Dublin, try the Handwriting Without Tears programme. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill
Developing a signature style

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More tame than shrew: the Globe Theatre production of ‘The Taming of the Shrew’

There was once a popular English folk ballad called A Merry Jest of a Shrewd and Curst Wife Lapped in Morel’s Skin for Her Good Behaviour. It is the t(...)