Romeo and Juliet: The Applause Shakespeare Library by William ShakespeareRomeo and Juliet: The Applause Shakespeare Library by William Shakespeare

Romeo and Juliet: The Applause Shakespeare Library

byWilliam Shakespeare, John R. 03


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(Applause Books). These popular editions allow the reader and student to look beyond the scholarly reading text to the more sensuous, more collaborative, more malleable performance text which emerges in conjunction with the commentary and notes. Each note, each gloss, each commentary reflects the stage life of the play with constant reference to the challenge of the text in performance. Readers will not only discover an enlivened Shakespeare, they will be empowered to rehearse and direct their own productions of the imagination in the process.
William Shakespeare, 1564 - 1616 Although there are many myths and mysteries surrounding William Shakespeare, a great deal is actually known about his life. He was born in Stratford-Upon-Avon, son of John Shakespeare, a prosperous merchant and local politician and Mary Arden, who had the wealth to send their oldest son to Stratford Gra...
Title:Romeo and Juliet: The Applause Shakespeare LibraryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:228 pages, 7.7 × 5.3 × 0.52 inPublisher:Applause Theatre & Cinema Books

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ISBN - 10:1557833850

ISBN - 13:9781557833853

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Rated 2 out of 5 by from Not great I found as a work or writing this wasn't very good, the whole thing just seemed shallow and underdeveloped and caused many frustrations. Shakespeare's other works are much better and should be seen as performances
Date published: 2017-10-21
Rated 3 out of 5 by from worth a read Despite this being so famous, the aspect that Shakespeare didn't originally come up with the theme of star-crossed lovers dampened it for me but the read was overall decent. I think this would be much more preferable as a play as it was intended
Date published: 2017-10-19
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good book The very best I read, so far I love to read Shakespeare
Date published: 2017-03-03