Synopses & Reviews
Selected titles from Cambridge School Shakespeare are now available in a substantially revised and updated edition. -Treats the play as a script - all titles remain faithful to the Cambridge School Shakespeare active approach, treating each play as a script to be acted, explored and enjoyed. -Helpful and inventive tasks - new and revised activities in each volume refresh and update this trusted, well-established series. -Unique colour section - a stunning eight-page full-colour section packed with production photographs brings the play to life and motivates students. -A 'can do' approach for students new to Shakespeare - unrivalled support for the Year 9 Shakespeare paper is provided by activities which are fully integrated with the text of the play. -A range of features to aid study at GCSE - expanded sections on characters, language and imagery and performance history provide extra support and an ideal starting point for GCSE coursework.
This new edition of Julius Caesar, part of the best-selling Cambridge School Shakespeare series, has been substantially updated with fresh and revised activities throughout. Its active approach, treating the play as a script to be acted, explored and enjoyed, enables students to inhabit Shakespeare's imaginative world in accessible and creative ways. As well as the complete script (established by scholars working on the New Cambridge Shakespeare series), this edition features a variety of classroom-based activities, a running synopsis of the action and an explanation of unfamiliar words. It also contains an eight-page colour section that introduces the play with a range of production photographs, and an enlarged section of notes, including information on characters, performance history and language.
This new edition of Julius Caesar is part of the established Cambridge School Shakespeare series and has been substantially updated with new and revised activities throughout. Remaining faithful to the series' active approach it treats the play as a script to be acted, explored and enjoyed. As well as the complete script of Julius Caesar, you will find a variety of classroom-tested activities, an eight-page colour section and an enlarged selection of notes including information on characters, performance, history and language.
Modern editions of a popular and trusted series.
Table of Contents
List of characters; Before the play begins; Julius Caesar; What is the play about?; The Roman World; Characters; The language of Julius Caesar; Julius Caesar in performance; William Shakespeare.