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Something Written in the State of Denmark : An Actor's Year with the Royal Shakespeare Company.

Author: Keith Osborn
Publisher: London Oberon Books Ltd, 2012. ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Following in the footsteps of Nick Asbury's bestselling Exit Pursued by a Badger, actor and Royal Shakespeare Company alumnus Keith Osborn tells the story of the company's extraordinary 2008/9 season in Stratford and London, with much drama on and off stage.Keith appeared in Gregory Doran's acclaimed productions of A Midsummer Night's Dream and Love's Labour's Lost and, of course, Doran's Hamlet with David Tennant  Read more...
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Osborn, Keith
Something Written in the State of Denmark : An Actor's Year with the Royal Shakespeare Company
London : Oberon Books Ltd,c2012
Named Person: Keith Osborn; Keith Osborn; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Keith Osborn
ISBN: 9781849432818 1849432813
OCLC Number: 1001810610
Description: 1 online resource (337 pages)
Contents: Front Cover --
Half-title page --
About Author --
Title Page --
Copyright --
Contents --
Foreword --
Thanks and Thanks and Ever Thanks --
The Prologue --
A play toward --
The Magical Mystery Tour --
Way Down South --
Halfway house --
Growing to a point --
Stratford here we come! --
From tech to dress, from preview to press … --
Dream On --
Spring time the only pretty ring time --
A Bit of a Break --
Athens to Elsinore --
Up and Down, Up and Down --
Walking before we can run --
Words, words, words --
a letter of contrition --
Running after we can walk --
STOP PRESS --
Bits and bobs --
It's the Final Countdown! --
Sunday lovely Sunday --
A Pressing Engagement --
Love's Labour's Last --
Bottoms up! --
Open Day --
Summer's lease --
Labouring On --
Another Opening, another show --
Autumn Anarchy and other stuff --
If Music Be The Food --
The end is nigh --
Teeming autumn big with rich increase --
Now is the winter --
Capital investments --
London previews --
When sorrows come --
Post dramatic press reorder --
Happy New Year! --
The true beginning of our end --
So goodnight unto you all --
Epilogue --
Photographs --
Plots to Plays --
Cast List and Credits --
Blog Responses --
Film Tweets --
Other Information.

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A must for all RSC and David Tennant fans. Packed with backstage secrets and information, and fully illustrated throughout.  Read more...

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"If aimed at the student, it serves as an excellent elementary guide to the basics of stagecraft. If aimed at the Doctor Who fan, there is the sidelight on Tennant's actorly life. He recalls Tom Read more...

 
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