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Perspectives on Shakespeare in performance

by J. L. Styan

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Published by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Dramatic production,
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Film and video adaptations,
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Stage history,
  • English drama -- Film and video adaptations,
  • Film adaptations -- History and criticism,
  • Theater -- Production and direction

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [171]-173) and indexes.

    StatementJ.L. Styan.
    SeriesStudies in Shakespeare ;, vol. 11
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3091 .S79 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 183 p. ;
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL389162M
    ISBN 10082044426X
    LC Control Number98053181

    The consultant editors of this magnificent large hardbound coffee table book were Keith Parsons and Pamela Mason. It blows your mind with pictures of major actors in Shakespeare productions, primarily, in Enmgland over the 20th section dealing with a different play by Shakespeare. All 38 of William Shakespeare's plays are included.4/5(2). This journey through Shakespeare’s life will transport you to another era and will give you a new perspective on his timeless work. More about this course. What you'll learn Skip What you'll learn. The cultural significance of Shakespeare's plays and their performance; How Shakespeare’s work was considered in his own time and in the present.

      Left, Leo Tolstoy in , not a fan of Shakespeare; right, his book Tolstoy on Shakespeare, on display at the British Library exhibition. (Photos, from left: Library of Congress/LC-DIG-ppmsca. Hamlet, tragedy in five acts by William Shakespeare, written about – and published in a quarto edition in from an unauthorized text. Often considered the greatest drama of all time, the play tells the story of the troubled titular prince of Denmark.

      Shakespeare and Costume furthers this research, bringing together varied and stimulating essays by leading scholars that consider costume from literary, dramatic, design, performative and theatrical perspectives, as well as interviews with renowned theatre practitioners Jane Greenwood and Robert Morgan. Shakespeare's plays; Title Year written First publications Performances Authorship notes Henry IV, Part 1: Likely early to mid s First published in a quarto by Andrew Wise: Though 1 Henry IV was almost certainly in performance by , the earliest recorded performance was on 6 March , when it was acted at Court before the Flemish Ambassador.. Other Court .


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Perspectives on Shakespeare in Performance brings together Professor Styan's thoughts on Shakespeare as a playwright who wrote essentially for the stage. As we read Shakespeare's text, the sense of performance constantly reminds us that a play is a complete experience in a particular time and place, one always aimed at an audience in the theatre.

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Perspectives on Shakespeare in performance book we read Shakespeare's text, the sense of performance constantly reminds us that a play is a complete experience in a particular time and place, one always aimed at an audience in the theatre.

Understanding Shakespeare in Performance 11 Shakespeare's Use of His Stage 25 In Search of the Real Shakespeare 41 Changeable Taffeta: Shakespeare's Characters in Performance 57 Stage Space and the Shakespeare Experience 79 Sight and Space: Shakespeare on Stage and Screen 95 Quince's Questions: Reason in Madness.

Perspectives on Shakespeare in Performance brings together Professor Styan's thoughts on Shakespeare as a playwright who wrote essentially for the stage.

As we read Shakespeare's text, the sense of performance constantly reminds us that a play is a complete experience in a particular time and place, one always aimed at an audience in the theatre.

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