Shakespeare in Parts

Manuscript Book of parts belonging to Macklin, Harvard Theatre Library MS, TS
1197 54.5. Callbook and related documents for Garrick's A Midsummer Night's
Dream, Folger Shakespeare Library MS, w.b.469. Commonplace Book c.1612, ...

Shakespeare in Parts

Shakespeare in Parts

Shakespeare's drama originally circulated in the form of the individual actor's part, containing only a single character's speeches and brief cues. This unique collaboration of original theatre history with exciting literary criticism captures anew Shakespeare's development as a writer, showing how scripting and acting work together to produce characters of unprecedented immediacy.

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Shakespeare in Parts
Language: en
Pages: 545
Authors: Simon Palfrey, Tiffany Stern
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-09-27 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

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The Oxford Handbook of Shakespeare and Performance
Language: en
Pages: 704
Authors: James C. Bulman
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-23 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Shakespearean performance criticism has undergone a sea change in recent years, and strong tides of discovery are continuing to shift the contours of the discipline. The essays in this volume, written by scholars from around the world, reveal how these critical cross-currents are influencing the ways we now view Shakespeare
Shakespeare and the Stage
Language: en
Pages: 166
Authors: Folger Shakespeare Library
Categories: Promptbooks
Type: BOOK - Published: 1985 - Publisher: Brighton, Sussex : Harvester Microform

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Pages: 304
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