Shakespeare for Slackers: Romeo and Juliet by Aaron KiteShakespeare for Slackers: Romeo and Juliet by Aaron Kite

Shakespeare for Slackers: Romeo and Juliet

EditorAaron Kite, Audrey Evans, Jade Brooke

Paperback | May 1, 2014

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You know, back in the day, Shakespeare wasn't considered elite. Oh sure, his plays were performed for royalty, but they were actually written for tradesmen, shopkeepers, average Joes, anybody who could pay a penny for a ticket. Mostly he wrote plays for the common man, using the language of the times.
Times have changed.
In Shakespeare for Slackers: Romeo and Juliet, not only do you get the original play written by William Shakespeare, but you also get what a few of us think he probably would have written if he were still around today. (And if he sat around watching a lot of television.)
It's Shakespeare translated, retold, vandalized, brutalized, and outright demolished to suit the language of the times.
Why? Because we can.
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...
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Title:Shakespeare for Slackers: Romeo and JulietFormat:PaperbackDimensions:150 pages, 10 × 7 × 0.32 inPublished:May 1, 2014Publisher:Five Rivers PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1927400554

ISBN - 13:9781927400555

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