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Gaines, Barbara

Overview
Works: 13 works in 30 publications in 1 language and 1,313 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Outlines, syllabi, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Fiction  Parodies, imitations, etc  Love stories  Interactive multimedia  Radio plays 
Roles: Director
Classifications: PR2831.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Barbara Gaines
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare ( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Authoritative and accessible editions for schools and colleges, offering: complete and unabridged text, clear, concise notes, adjacent to text for easy reference, detailed explanations of difficult words and passages, illustrations to enhance understanding. Thorough, updated notes feature: social, historical, and literary context--insights into the play, and its characters and themes, lively and focused teaching ideas, including drama activities, suggestions for further reading and resources, guidance on Shakespeare's language, biographical and source information, and plot synopsis and commentary
Othello by William Shakespeare ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a guide to Shakespeare's "Othello", including text and audio from various productions and preformances that provide a context for the play and it characters
Shakespeare's greatest hits by William Shakespeare ( )
7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents scenes and monologues from thirteen of Shakespeare's plays
Othello : Shakespeare in performance by William Shakespeare ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tragedy of Macbeth by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, discusses the author and the theater of his time, and provides quizzes and other study activities
Othello by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Othello, a noble Moor, has a lieutenant, Iago, who is insanely jealous of Othello's success and higher rank. At every turn Iago plots to exploit Othello, undermine his trust in his wife, and deceive him into an all-consuming jealousy. Iago's successful conniving results in Othello smothering his wife. The treachery is revealed only after the murder. Othello wounds Iago in a vengeful fight, then kills himself
Hamlet by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the greatest plays of all time, the compelling tragedy of the tormented young prince of Denmark continues to capture the imaginations of modern audiences worldwide. Confronted with evidence that his uncle murdered his father, and with his mother's infidelity, Hamlet must find a means of reconciling his longing for oblivion with his duty as avenger. The ghost, Hamlet's feigned madness, Ophelia's death and burial, the play within a play, the "closet scene" in which Hamlet accuses his mother of complicity in murder, and breathtaking swordplay are just some of the elements that make Hamlet an enduring masterpiece of the theater. Edited by David Bevington. With a foreward by Joseph Papp, founder and producer of the New York Shakespeare Festival
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leonato, a kindly, respectable nobleman, lives in the idyllic Italian town of Messina. Leonato shares his house with his lovely young daughter, Hero, his playful, clever niece, Beatrice, and his elderly brother, Antonio. -- from Sparknotes
Othello by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with marginal notes and explanations and full descriptions of each character
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with marginal notes and explanations and full descriptions of each character
Theater talk ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Theater talk hosts Michael Riedel and Susan Haskins moderate a panel discussion on the challenges facing America's regional theaters. Panelists are all artistic directors of prominent Midwestern stage companies: Barbara Gaines (Chicago Shakespeare Theater), Martha Lavey (Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre Company), Peter Brosius (Children's Theatre Company of Minneapolis), and Joe Dowling of the Guthrie. The directors discuss financial and cultural issues, risk-taking, and the role of the Internet. Also examined is the success ofTracy Letts' play August: Osage County, which had its premiere at the Steppenwolf Theatre before transferring to Broadway
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Lost in the link ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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