skip to content
Acting Shakespeare Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Acting Shakespeare

Author: Ian McKellen; Kirk Browning; Andrew Susskind; David Susskind; E1 Entertainment (Firm)
Publisher: Port Washington, NY : E1 Entertainment, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   DVD video   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Actor Ian McKellen performs scenes from Shakespeare's plays and reads selections from the sonnets, with supporting lecture material on the linguistic and cultural background of Shakespeare's work and on dramatic technique.
Rating:

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

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Genre/Form: Nonfiction films
Filmed performances
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ian McKellen; Kirk Browning; Andrew Susskind; David Susskind; E1 Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1417232358 9781417232352
OCLC Number: 501177712
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: "Includes an 8-page booklet with reflections by Ian McKellen"--Container.
Presented at the CBS Broadcast Center, New York City.
DVD release of the production originally filmed for television in 1982.
Credits: Videotape editor, Alfred Muller ; cameramen, Michael English [and others] ; original production staged by Sean Mathias.
Cast: Ian McKellen.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (86 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet
Details: DVD ; fullscreen (1.33:1) presentation ; mono.
Other Titles: Ian McKellen :
Responsibility: Ian McKellen ; produced by Andrew Susskind ; directed by Kirk Browning ; executive producer, David Susskind ; conceived by Ian McKellen.

Abstract:

Actor Ian McKellen performs scenes from Shakespeare's plays and reads selections from the sonnets, with supporting lecture material on the linguistic and cultural background of Shakespeare's work and on dramatic technique.

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


\n\n

Primary Entity<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/501177712<\/a>> # Acting Shakespeare<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a>, schema:Movie<\/a>, bgn:DVD<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:oclcnum<\/a> \"501177712<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/428525129#Place\/port_washington_ny<\/a>> ; # Port Washington, NY<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/796146<\/a>> ; # Acting<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85000693<\/a>> ; # Acting--Study and teaching<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/428525129#Person\/shakespeare_william_1564_1616<\/a>> ; # William Shakespeare<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/96994048<\/a>> ; # William Shakespeare<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/792.028\/e22\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1149217<\/a>> ; # Theater<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/796162<\/a>> ; # Acting--Study and teaching<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1018629<\/a>> ; # Method acting<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:alternateName<\/a> \"Ian McKellen :<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:contentRating<\/a> \"MPAA rating: Not rated.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:contributor<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/84227912<\/a>> ; # Ian McKellen<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:contributor<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/130585346<\/a>> ; # E1 Entertainment (Firm)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:copyrightYear<\/a> \"2009<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/84227912<\/a>> ; # Ian McKellen<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:datePublished<\/a> \"2009<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"Actor Ian McKellen performs scenes from Shakespeare\'s plays and reads selections from the sonnets, with supporting lecture material on the linguistic and cultural background of Shakespeare\'s work and on dramatic technique.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:director<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/22348053<\/a>> ; # Kirk Browning<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/428525129<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Video recordings for the hearing impaired<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Filmed performances<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Nonfiction films<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Acting Shakespeare<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:performer<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/84227912<\/a>> ; # Ian McKellen<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:producer<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/66028885<\/a>> ; # Andrew Susskind<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:producer<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/50569281<\/a>> ; # David Susskind<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:productID<\/a> \"501177712<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:publication<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/501177712#PublicationEvent\/port_washington_ny_e1_entertainment_2009<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:publisher<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/428525129#Agent\/e1_entertainment<\/a>> ; # E1 Entertainment<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:url<\/a> <http:\/\/midwesttapes.com\/images\/movies\/kche1e6701d.gif<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781417232352<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nwdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/501177712<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Related Entities<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/792.028\/e22\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/428525129#Agent\/e1_entertainment<\/a>> # E1 Entertainment<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"E1 Entertainment<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/428525129#Person\/shakespeare_william_1564_1616<\/a>> # William Shakespeare<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1564<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1616<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Shakespeare<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"William<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"William Shakespeare<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/428525129#Place\/port_washington_ny<\/a>> # Port Washington, NY<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Port Washington, NY<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85000693<\/a>> # Acting--Study and teaching<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Acting--Study and teaching<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"nyu<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1018629<\/a>> # Method acting<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Method acting<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1149217<\/a>> # Theater<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Theater<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/796146<\/a>> # Acting<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Acting<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/796162<\/a>> # Acting--Study and teaching<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Acting--Study and teaching<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/130585346<\/a>> # E1 Entertainment (Firm)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"E1 Entertainment (Firm)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/22348053<\/a>> # Kirk Browning<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1921<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"2008<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Browning<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Kirk<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Kirk Browning<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/50569281<\/a>> # David Susskind<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1920<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1987<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Susskind<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"David<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"David Susskind<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/66028885<\/a>> # Andrew Susskind<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Susskind<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Andrew<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Andrew Susskind<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/84227912<\/a>> # Ian McKellen<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"McKellen<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Ian<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Ian McKellen<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/96994048<\/a>> # William Shakespeare<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1564<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1616<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Shakespeare<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"William<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"William Shakespeare<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781417232352<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"1417232358<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9781417232352<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/501177712<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \ngenont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/501177712<\/a>> ; # Acting Shakespeare<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:dateModified<\/a> \"2020-01-29<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nvoid:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/501177712#PublicationEvent\/port_washington_ny_e1_entertainment_2009<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:PublicationEvent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:location<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/428525129#Place\/port_washington_ny<\/a>> ; # Port Washington, NY<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:organizer<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/428525129#Agent\/e1_entertainment<\/a>> ; # E1 Entertainment<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Content-negotiable representations<\/p>\n