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Players of Shakespeare #2: Players of Shakespeare 2: Further Essays in Shakespearean Performance by Players with the Royal Shakespeare Company

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This is the second volume of essays by actors with the Royal Shakespeare Company. Fourteen actors describe the Shakespearean roles they played in productions between 1982 and 1987. A brief biographical note is provided for each of the contributors and an introduction places the essays in the context of the Stratford and London stages, and of the music and design for the particular productions.

Synopsis:

This is the second volume of essays by actors with the Royal Shakespeare Company. 14 actors describe the Shakespearean roles they have played in productions between 1982 and 1987, including Kenneth Branagh, Ben Kingsley, Frances Barber, and David Suchet.

Table of Contents

List of illustrations; Foreword Russell Jackson; Introduction Daniel Massey; The Duke in Measure for Measure Edward Petherbridge; Armado in Love's Labour's Lost Ian McDiarmid; Shylock in The Merchant of Venice Fiona Shaw and Juliet Stevenson; Celia and Rosalind in As You Like It Alan Rickman; Jacques in As You Like It Zoe Wanamaker; Viola in Twelfth Night Kenneth Branagh; Henry V Roger Allam; Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet Niamh Cusack; Juliet in Romeo and Juliet Frances Barber; Ophelia in Hamlet Antony Sher; The Fool in King Lear Ben Kingsley; Othello David Suchet; Iago in Othello; Production credits; Further reading.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521389037
Editor:
Jackson, Russell
Editor:
Smallwood, Robert
Editor:
Jackson, Russell
Editor:
Smallwood, Robert
Author:
Smallwood, Robert
Author:
Royal Shakespeare Company
Author:
Jackson, Russell
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
Cambridge
Subject:
Shakespeare
Subject:
Shakespeare, william, 1564-1616
Subject:
Theater - General
Subject:
Drama-Shakespeare Plays
Subject:
British & Irish
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Players of Shakespeare
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
20021231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
33 b/w illus.
Pages:
216
Dimensions:
9.12x6.20x.55 in. .73 lbs.

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