Is It Just Me Or…

…Aren’t there enough thick West Country accents in the Arts?:

How many more of my fellow Plymothians would take an interest in high(er) culture if it was in their native dialect?…

O, Romeo, Romeo! Where be you to, Romeo?

Oi’m down ‘ere, me loverrr!

P.S. The above clip is taken  from Gilbert and Sullivan‘s The Sorcerer, and this particular version is taken from the excellent Mike Leigh film, Topsy Turvy. The villagers have just woken up having drunk a love potion, making them fall in love with the first member of the opposite sex they set eyes on.


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