Indianapolis News, 8/24/1915, p. 6
Taking the Hero on Trust 'Vv' Brander Matthews In Tale Review.' It Is curious that the Elizabethan audiences, perfectly - willing to Imagine scenery at the ill of the author, demanded to see every character In the drama, standing en the stags and speaking for himaelf, whereas the spectators spectators of today. Insisting upon . an adequate cenie background for every episode of the play, are willing enough to Imagine a char acter who never appears before their eyes an unseen personage who may indeed be mora Important and more interesting than any other personage who actually stands in front of them ea the stage.