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Twelfth Night

Twelfth Night (Paperback)

By Rasmussen, Eric
By Bate, Jonathan
By Shakespeare, William

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From the Royal Shakespeare Company -- a fresh new edition of Shakespeare's great comedy of love, folly and mistaken identity THIS EDITION INCLUDES: * An introduction to Twelfth Night by award-winning scholar Jonathan Bate * The play -- with clear and authoritative explanatory not...es on each page * A helpful scene-by-scene analysis and key facts about the play * An introduction to Shakespeare's career and the Elizabethan theatre * A rich exploration of approaches to staging the play featuring photographs of key productions The most enjoyable way to understand a Shakespeare play is to see it or participate in it. This unique edition presents a historical overview of Twelfth Night in performance, recommends film versions, takes a detailed look at specific productions and includes interviews with three leading directors -- Sam Mendes, Declan Donnellan and Neil Bartlett - so that we may get a sense of the extraordinary variety of interpretations that are possible, a variety that gives Shakespeare his unique capacity to be reinvented and made 'our contemporary' four centuries after his death.
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ISBN 9780230243842
Released NZ 3 Mar 2010
Publisher Macmillan Education
Format Paperback
Series The RSC Shakespeare
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ISBN-13 9780230243842
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Macmillan Education
Imprint Red Globe Press
Released 3 Mar 2010
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Rasmussen, Eric
By Bate, Jonathan
By Shakespeare, William
Series The RSC Shakespeare
Category Shakespeare studies & criticism
Shakespeare plays, texts
Number of Pages 192
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 12mm
Dewey Code 822.33
Weight 208g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Literature, Literature, Modern
NBS Text Literary Criticism
ONIX Text Professional and scholarly