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Author: Bernice W Kliman
Publisher: Manchester ; New York : Manchester Univ. Press, cop. 2004.
Series: Shakespeare in performance.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats

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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Genre/Form: Adaptations cinématographiques
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernice W Kliman
ISBN: 0719062284 9780719062285 0719062292 9780719062292
OCLC Number: 718727923
Description: XIV, 242 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Series editors' prefaceAcknowledgementsIntroduction1. The protagonists and the production1606-1623Davenant and BettertonDavid GarrickSarah SiddonsMacready and Forrest2. Operatic Macbeth: What we could still learn from VerdiConical hats and broomsticksThinking about MacbethPerformance as representation: Metaphor v. mimesis3 The protagonists: Chiasmus interpretation on stageLaurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh directed by Glen Byam Shaw4. The protagonists: Chiasmus interpretations on televisionMaurice Evans and Judith Anderson directed by George SchaeferEric Porter and Janet Suzman directed by John GorrieNicol Williamson and Jane Lapotaire directed by Jack Gold5. The production: Visionary directors on stage and screenOrson Welles' 1936 'Voodoo' 'Macbeth' and its reincarnation on filmTrevor Nunn's production with Ian McKellan and Judi DenchRon Daniels's ensemble productionNinagawa Macbeth: Fusion of Japanese and Western theatrical styles - Paul A. S. Harvey and Bernice W. Kliman6. The production: Visionary directors on filmAkira Kurosawa's 'Throne of Blood'Roman PolanskiEpilogueAppendixBibliographyIndex -- .
Series Title: Shakespeare in performance.
Responsibility: Bernice W. Kliman.


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