The merchant of venice shylock that’s another bad deal i’ve made—a bankrupt, a spendthrift, who now has to hide his head on the rialto.
In shakespeare’s edgy and suspenseful play, “the merchant of venice”, the character of shylock may evoke complex feelings within the reader. The merchant of venice is a 16th-century play by william shakespeare paul porel to make a french-verse adaptation of the merchant of venice his play shylock. Although critics tend to agree that shylock is the merchant of venice’s most noteworthy figure, no consensus has been reached on whether to read him as a bloodthirsty bogeyman, a clownish jewish stereotype, or a tragic figure whose sense of decency has been fractured by the persecution he endures.
“i’ve waited 17 years to work with karin again, 25 years to visit venice again, and 11 years have passed since i first became interested in playing shylock.
Steven skybell, center, is one of five actors playing shylock in karin coonrod’s production of “the merchant of venice” credit sara krulwich/the new york times.
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The merchant of venice by william all would be fine except antonio has taken out a loan from the moneylender shylock on the assurance that his ships will make. Shylock is a character in william shakespeare's play the merchant of venicea venetian jewish moneylender, shylock is the play's principal antagonist his defeat and conversion to christianity form the climax of the story.