skip to content
Playing Shakespeare with the Royal Shakespeare Company. / Vol. 2 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Playing Shakespeare with the Royal Shakespeare Company. / Vol. 2

Author: John BartonJohn CarlawAndrew SnellPatrick StewartDavid SuchetAll authors
Publisher: Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media : Athena, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
These intensive acting workshops conducted by John Barton of the Royal Shakespeare Company demonstrate how the Company makes Shakespeare's classic plays accessible to modern audiences without compromising the text's integrity.

Exploring a character: Patrick Stewart and David Sucher demonstrate their individual approaches to one of Shakespeare's most fascinating characters--Shylock in The Merchant of Venice.

Set speeches and soliloquies: Understanding the underlying poetic structure of long speeches and soliloquies helps the actor engage the audience in the character's thought processes.  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Television programs for the hearing impaired
Drama
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Barton; John Carlaw; Andrew Snell; Patrick Stewart; David Suchet; Tony Church; Sinéad Cusack; Judi Dench; Susan Fleetwood; Lisa Harrow; Alan Howard; Jane Lapotaire; Barbara Leigh-Hunt; Richard Pasco; Michael Pennington; Donald Sinden; Guy Woolfenden; Athena Media.; Acorn Media (Firm); Royal Shakespeare Company.; London Weekend Television (Firm)
ISBN: 9781598282214 1598282212
OCLC Number: 422752714
Language Note: Subtitled for the deaf and hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally produced by London Weekend Television in 1982.
"Programs © 1984 ITV Productions Limited."--Container.
Credits: Music, Guy Woolfenden.
Performer(s): Participants: Patrick Stewart, David Suchet, Tony Church, Sinead Cusack, Judi Dench, Susan Fleetwood, Lisa Harrow, Alan Howard, Jane Lapotaire, Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Richard Pasco, Michael Pennington, Donald Sinden.
Description: 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Contents: Exploring character --
Set speeches and soliloquies.
Other Titles: Exploring a character.
Set speeches and soliloquies.
Playing Shakespeare
Responsibility: written and presented by John Barton ; director, John Carlaw ; producer, Andrew Snell.

Abstract:

These intensive acting workshops conducted by John Barton of the Royal Shakespeare Company demonstrate how the Company makes Shakespeare's classic plays accessible to modern audiences without compromising the text's integrity.

Exploring a character: Patrick Stewart and David Sucher demonstrate their individual approaches to one of Shakespeare's most fascinating characters--Shylock in The Merchant of Venice.

Set speeches and soliloquies: Understanding the underlying poetic structure of long speeches and soliloquies helps the actor engage the audience in the character's thought processes.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/422752714>
library:oclcnum"422752714"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typebgn:DVD
rdf:typeschema:Movie
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:alternateName"Playing Shakespeare"@en
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"2009"
schema:description"Exploring a character: Patrick Stewart and David Sucher demonstrate their individual approaches to one of Shakespeare's most fascinating characters--Shylock in The Merchant of Venice."@en
schema:description"Exploring character -- Set speeches and soliloquies."@en
schema:description"Set speeches and soliloquies: Understanding the underlying poetic structure of long speeches and soliloquies helps the actor engage the audience in the character's thought processes."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/505065986>
schema:genre"Television programs for the hearing impaired"@en
schema:genre"Documentary television programs"@en
schema:hasPart
schema:hasPart
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:musicBy
schema:name"Playing Shakespeare with the Royal Shakespeare Company. Vol. 2"@en
schema:performer
schema:performer
schema:performer
schema:performer
schema:performer
schema:performer
schema:performer
schema:performer
schema:performer
schema:performer
schema:performer
schema:performer
schema:performer
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.