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Players of Shakespeare 4 : further essays in Shakespearian performance

Players of Shakespeare 4 : further essays in Shakespearian performance

Author: R L Smallwood; Royal Shakespeare Company.
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This 1998 book is the fourth volume of essays by actors with the Royal Shakespeare Company. Twelve actors describe the Shakespearian roles they played in productions between 1992 and 1997. The essays  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: R L Smallwood; Royal Shakespeare Company.
ISBN: 0521554209 9780521554206 9780521794169 0521794161
OCLC Number: 38765099
Description: x, 212 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Launcelot Gobbo in The merchant of Venice and Moth in Love's labour's lost / Christopher Luscombe --
Touchstone in As you like it / David Tennant --
Petruccio in The taming of the shrew / Michael Siberry --
Autolycus in The winter's tale / Richard McCabe --
Richard III / David Troughton --
Queen Elizabeth in Richard III / Susan Brown --
Henry VIII / Paul Jesson --
Queen Katherine in Henry VIII / Jane Lapotaire --
Menenius in Coriolanus / Philip Voss --
Friar Lawrence in Romeo and Juliet / Julian Glover --
Brutus in Julius Caesar / John Nettles --
Macbeth / Derek Jacobi.
Other Titles: Players of Shakespeare four
Responsibility: by players with the Royal Shakespeare Company ; edited by Robert Smallwood.
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' ... excellent reading ... The fluency and wit with which all of these actors discuss the texts they perform puts us professional academics to shame. The book is thoroughly to be recommended.' The Read more...

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