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Macbeth

Author: Bernice W Kliman
Publisher: Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press ; New York : Distributed exclusively in the USA by Palgrave, 2004.
Series: Shakespeare in performance.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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This title, written by Bernice W. Kliman, examines a number of major productions on stage and screen, providing the reader with an opportunity to compare directors' and actors' choices.
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Genre/Form: Film adaptations
Adaptations cinématographiques et télévisées
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kliman, Bernice W.
Macbeth.
Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press ; New York : Distributed exclusively in the USA by Palgrave, 2004
(OCoLC)649274037
Named Person: William Shakespeare; Macbeth, King of Scotland; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; Macbeth, King of Scotland; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; Macbeth, King of Scotland; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bernice W Kliman
ISBN: 0719062284 9780719062285 0719062292 9780719062292
OCLC Number: 53388467
Description: xiv, 242 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Part I: The Protagonists and the Production 1606-1623 --
Davenant and Betterton --
David Garrick --
Sarah Siddons --
Macready and Forrest --
Part II: Operato --
Operatic Macbeth: What We Could Still Learn from Verdi --
Conical Hats and Broomsticks --
Thinking about Macbeth --
Performance as Representation: Metaphor V. Mimesis --
Part III: The Protagonists: Chiasmus Interpretation on Stage --
Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh Directed by Glen Byam Shaw --
Part IV: The Protagonists: Chiasmus Interpretations on Television --
Maurice Evans and Judith Anderson Directed by George Schaefer --
Eric Porter and Janet Suzman Directed by John Gorrie --
Nicol Williamson and Jane Lapotaire Directed by Jack Gold --
Part V: The Production: Visionary Directors on Stage and Screen --
Orson Welles' 1936 Voodoo --
Macbeth and Its Reincarnation on Film --
Trevor Nunn's Production with Ian McKellan and Judi Dench --
Ron Daniels's Ensemble Production --
Ninagawa Macbeth: Fusion of Japanese and Western Theatrical Styles (Paul A.S. Harvey and Bernice W. Kliman --
Part VI: The Production: Visionary Directors on Film --
Akira Kurosawa's Throne of Blood --
Roman Polanski --
Epilogue --
Appendix.
Series Title: Shakespeare in performance.
Responsibility: Bernice W. Kliman.
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This title explores the myriad decisions directors and actors make to produce a version of Shakespeare's play. It's full discussions of eighteen productions from the UK, Italy, Japan and the US  Read more...

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