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Making Shakespeare: From Stage to Page

Making Shakespeare: From Stage to Page

by: Tiffany Stern

 

Making Shakespeare gives a lively introduction to the major issues of the stage and print history, whilst also raising questions about what a Shakespeare play actually is. Tiffany Stern reveals how London, the theatre, the actors and the way in which the plays were written and printed all affect...


ISBN: 9780415319652

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd

Subject: Arts and Creativity, Shakespeare, Plays

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The Tragedies: v. 1

The Tragedies: v. 1

by: William Shakespeare

 

In this volume Tony Tanner introduces Shakespeare's four greatest tragedies - Hamlet, Othello, Macbeth and King Lear - in a substantial essay which sets the tone for this Everyman edition of the complete plays.


ISBN: 9781857150926

Publisher: Everyman's Library

Subject: Arts and Creativity, Shakespeare, Plays

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''Afterlife''

''Afterlife''

by: Michael Frayn

 

Afterlife is Michael Frayn's first new play for the National Theatre since Democracy, which premiered at the National in 2003 before West End and Broadway transfers. Afterlife opens in the NT Lyttelton in June. Investigating the life of the Austrian impresario and founder of the Salzburg...


ISBN: 9781408108338

Publisher: A & C Black Publishers Ltd

Subject: Arts and Creativity, Plays, Literature, Literary studies

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''Saved''

''Saved''

by: Edward Bond

 

Described by Edward Bond as 'almost irresponsibly optimistic', Saved is a play set in London in the sixties and reflects a time of social change. Its subject is the cultural poverty and frustration of a generation of young people on the dole and living on council estates. The play was first...


ISBN: 9781408100103

Publisher: A & C Black Publishers Ltd

Subject: Arts and Creativity, Plays, Literature, Literary studies

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The Complete Poems and Plays

The Complete Poems and Plays

by: T.S. Eliot

 

This volume is a comprehensive collection of poems and plays.


ISBN: 9780571088577

Publisher: Faber and Faber

Subject: Arts and Creativity, Poetry, Plays

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''All's Well That Ends Well'' - The Arden Shakespeare

''All's Well That Ends Well'' - The Arden Shakespeare

by: William Shakespeare

 

The Arden Shakespeare is the established edition of Shakespeare's work. Justly celebrated for its authoritative scholarship and invaluable commentary, Arden guides you a richer understanding and appreciation of Shakespeare's plays.This edition of All's Well That Ends Well provides, a clear and...


ISBN: 9781903436233

Publisher: A & C Black Publishers Ltd

Subject: Arts and Creativity, Shakespeare, Plays

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''A Midsummer Nights Dream'': The Arden Shakespeare

''A Midsummer Nights Dream'': The Arden Shakespeare

by: William Shakespeare

 

The Arden Shakespeare is the established edition of Shakespeare's work. Justly celebrated for its authoritative scholarship and invaluable commentary, Arden guides you a richer understanding and appreciation of Shakespeare's plays.This edition of A Midsummer Night's Dream provides, a clear and...


ISBN: 9781903436608

Publisher: A & C Black Publishers Ltd

Subject: Arts and Creativity, Shakespeare, Plays

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''Othello'' - The Arden Shakespeare

''Othello'' - The Arden Shakespeare

by: William Shakespeare

 

In a period of ten years, Shakespeare wrote a series of tragedies that established him, by universal consent, in the front rank of the world's dramatists. Critics have praised either Hamlet or King Lear as the greatest of these; Ernst Honigmann, in the most significant edition of the play for a...


ISBN: 9781903436455

Publisher: A & C Black Publishers Ltd

Subject: Arts and Creativity, Plays

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Shakespeare in a Nutshell: A Rhyming Guide to All the Plays

Shakespeare in a Nutshell: A Rhyming Guide to All the Plays

by: James Muirden

 

From the creators of the hugely successful "A Rhyming History of Britain", here is another illuminating little book on a British treasure Shakespeare. Once more, in the winning combination of words and illustrations that is their hallmark, James Muirden's verse is brilliantly enhanced by David...


ISBN: 9781841199689

Publisher: Constable and Robinson

Subject: Arts and Creativity, Plays

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Simon Gray Four Plays: ''The Pig Trade'', ''In the Vale of Health'', ''Japes'', ''The Holy Terror''

Simon Gray Four Plays: ''The Pig Trade'', ''In the Vale of Health'', ''Japes'', ''The...

by: Simon Gray

 

In "The Pig Trade", a new play, set in 1937, under the menacing shadow of Mussolini, a famous art historian and a notorious art dealer have an explosive final encounter. "The Vale of Health" and "Japes" are companion plays, where the love of two brothers for one woman both highlights and obscures...


ISBN: 9780571219889

Publisher: Faber and Faber

Subject: Arts and Creativity, Plays, Literature

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