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Let’s Play: Petruccio wooing Kate the Shrew

Let’s play the scene from The Tamiing of the Shrew, where Petruccio woos Katherine – the shrew. Petruccio, in poverty, is looking for a rich wife. He hears of Katherina, the rich daughter of Baptista Minola, who has a reputation of being a shrew, perhaps because of the silly men she meets through her father. Petruccio comes to woo her.
The two roles are: (click on the link to get the script)

Play to the entrance of Bapitsta and others.

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