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Shakespeare"s players

a look at some of the major roles in Shakespeare and those who have played them

by Judith Cook

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Harrap in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Stage history,
    • Actors -- Great Britain

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJudith Cook.
      ContributionsCook, Judith, 1933-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR3112 .C66 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 182 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3260072M
      ISBN 100245538240, 0245538259
      LC Control Number83179952

      Foreword by Dan Stevens 'A Masterchef's tips for cooking up a theatrical feast.' Legendary director and founder of the Royal Shakespeare Company Peter Hall asserts that 'Shakespeare tells the actor when to go fast and when to go slow; when to pause, when to come in on cue and when to accent a word. His text is full of such clues.' In this book. Listen to this Shakespeare Unlimited podcast episode with playwright Lauren Gunderson. She's written a new play called "The Book of Will" that brings John Heminge and Henry Condell to vivid life, along with their families and everyone involved in gathering and creating the First Folio.

      Shakespeare's plays, listed by genre List plays alphabetically by number of words by number of speeches by date. Links lead to the play's text and the dramatis personae. COMEDIES. All's Well That Ends Well As You Like It Comedy of Errors Love's Labour's Lost Measure for Measure. Hamlet, in speaking to the players (actors) in Act 3 Scene 2 discusses what many believe were Shakespeare’s own thoughts on acting. We know that Shakespeare was himself an actor, and so he would have had great instincts and would have a lot to share after seeing his work performed countless times during his lifetime.

      The Two Noble Kinsmen. A great number. Exactly how many depends on what you mean by "very famous". However, you should find a copy of any book of famous quotations, and find out what percentage of the book .


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dates taken from title pages), known performance dates, and information from contemporary diaries and other : Lee Jamieson. Shakespeare’s Advice to the Players makes watching or reading Shakespeare a richer experience, for audiences as well as actors.

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/5(19). Get this from a library. Shakespeare's players. [Wendy Greenhill; Paul Wignall] -- This book tells about the actors who performed in Shakespeare's time - Styles of acting - The Master of the Revels - The Lord Chamberlain's Men - The Boy Players - Richard Tarlton - William Kemp.

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It opens with a general introduction to the lively, competitive world of professional touring. Thats certainly the case when I purchased Shakespeares Advice to the Players.

I dont recall where I got it or my motivation for getting it, but I ended up learning more about poetry than acting. The crux of Halls acting theory and, I would say, verse theory is this: Form comes first and if it is observed, it helps provoke the feeling/5.

Shakespeare's advice to the players is in my opinion one of the most informative and well written books for mastering the art of acting Shakespeare.

A must have for any actor wishing to learn the secret to performing classical Shakespearean text. Read more. 2 people found this helpful/5(25).

Get this from a library. Shakespeare's advice to the players. [Peter Hall] -- "Shakespeare tells the actor when to go fast and when to go slow; when to pause, when to come in on cue and when to accent a word.

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