Poetry performance at its… *best*
11.19.2012
01:08 pm

Topics:
Amusing
Literature

Tags:
poetry
Robert Popper


 
British funnyman Robert Popper tweeted this clip a moment ago and watching it, I collapsed into a puddle of helpless laughter.

I’m not sure that’s exactly the response that the over-earnest performer, Mário Attab, wanted to stir in his audience, but at least I did feel something deeply, right? Right!
 

 
Here’s Mário’s take on Wordsworth’s “Character of the Happy Warrior,” which is even better, as if that’s even possible:
 

 
Follow Robert Popper on Twitter

Posted by Richard Metzger

 

 

comments powered by Disqus