Login       My Wishlist
  My Cart
$0.00 / 0 items
 
Active Social Books
Presenting You With Books Worth Checking Out
 
International Access
Global Shipping Options Available
  Our Catalog   Performing Arts   Theater   Direction & Production

Shakespeare's Advice to the Players


Extreame Savings Item! Save 46% on the Shakespeare's Advice to the Players by Brand: Theatre Communications Group at Active Social Books. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Shakespeare’s text is packed with clues that help the reader to hear and the performer to act any speech. He also tells the actor when to go fast


Product Description

Shakespeare’s text is packed with clues that help the reader to hear and the performer to act any speech. He also tells the actor when to go fast and when to go slow and when to accent a particular word.

This book sets out to make going to Shakespeare performances or acting in them a richer experience, and it should have a wide appeal to both actors and audiences.

It also celebrates Sir Peter Hall’s fifty years as a director of Shakespeare; from his early days at Cambridge, through founding the Royal Shakespeare Company at Stratford on Avon in the early ’60s, and later to his fifteen years as the director of the Royal National Theatre of Great Britain. Throughout these years, Peter Hall worked with the greatest Shakespearean actors of our generation including Laurence Olivier, John Gielgud, Edith Evans, Ralph Richardson, Peggy Ashcroft, Charles Laughton and in later years Judi Dench, Anthony Hopkins, Ian Holm, David Warner, and many others. Through this great line flows a tradition of speaking and understanding Shakespeare that remains as relevant and important today. And it is Hall’s experience of working and learning with these and many other actors over the years that underpins the core of this book.

Sir Peter Hall is one of the major figures in theatre today. To date he has directed over two hundred productions, including the world premiere in English of Samuel Beckett’s Waiting for Godot, and the premieres of most of Harold Pinter’s plays. His diary and autobiography are published by Oberon Books.

Additional Information

Manufacturer:Theatre Communications Group
Brand:Brand: Theatre Communications Group
Publisher:Theatre Communications Group
Studio:Theatre Communications Group
EAN:9781559362344
Item Weight:0.81 pounds
Item Size:0.5 x 9.3 x 9.3 inches
Package Weight:0.84 pounds
Package Size:5.91 x 0.55 x 0.55 inches

Shakespeare's Advice to the Players by Brand: Theatre Communications Group

Buy Now:
Shakespeare's Advice to the Players

Brand: Brand: Theatre Communications Group
4.0 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
Condition: New
Lead Time: 1 - 2 Business Days
Availability: In Stock
$17.95
$9.72
You Save: 46%


Quantity:  

 


 


Have questions about this item, or would like to inquire about a custom or bulk order?


If you have any questions about this product by Brand: Theatre Communications Group, contact us by completing and submitting the form below. If you are looking for a specif part number, please include it with your message.

First Name:
Last Last:
Email Address:
Your Message:

Related Best Sellers


By Taylor Francis
mpn: 38 black & white halftones, ean: 9781138946330, isbn: 1138946338,
Dramaturgy, in its many forms, is a fundamental and indispensable element of contemporary theatre. In its earliest definition, the word itself means a comprehensive theory of "play making." Although it initially grew out of theatre, contemporary dram...

By Palgrave Macmillan
ean: 9780230293649, isbn: 0230293646,
Digital Practices, now in paperback and with a new preface, offers a description of a range of art and performance practices that have emerged within the context of a broad-based technological infiltration of all areas of human experience. They are i...

By Methuen Drama
ean: 9781350071933, isbn: 1350071935,
Penned by one of America's best-known daily theatre critics and organized chronologically, this lively and readable book tells the story of Broadway's renaissance from the darkest days of the AIDS crisis, via the disaster that was Spiderman: Turn off...

By Focal Press
ean: 9780240812045, isbn: 0240812042,
This new and fully updated edition of the Illustrated Theatre Production Guide takes a step-by-step approach to the most common and popular theatre production practices, covering important issues related to the construction of wooden, fabric, plastic...

By Brand: Moosehead Publishing
mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9780615433998, isbn: 0615433995,
If you want to start and run an after school drama or theater program, but you're not sure where to start, this is the book to get. How to Start and Run an After School Drama Class will take you step by step through the process of running an 8-10 wee...

By Focal Press
ean: 9781138960541, isbn: 1138960543,
Without assuming any intrinsic prior knowledge of the theatrical field and its associated, specialized terminology, Stage Management Basics covers every aspect of the stage management, from reading a script, meeting with a director and theatre staff...

By Routledge
mpn: 9781138101418, ean: 9781138101418, isbn: 1138101419,
The Director as Collaborator teaches essential directing skills while emphasizing how directors and theater productions benefit from collaboration. Good collaboration occurs when the director shares responsibility for the artistic creation with the e...

By Allworth Press
ean: 9781621536246, isbn: 1621536246,
“An absolutely indispensable theater lover’s guide to how Broadway works.” ―Peter Marks, chief theater critic, Washington Post “Highly recommended for those considering theater as a career and for those who love theater and want to know mor...

By Coach House Books
ean: 9781552453131, isbn: 1552453138,
Had I become disenchanted with the form I had once fallen so madly in love with as a pubescent, pimple-faced suburban homo with braces? Maybe theatre was like an all-consuming high school infatuation that now, ten years later, I saw as the closeted b...

By Nick Hern Books
ean: 9781848422858, isbn: 1848422857,
Packed full of creative ideas, fun-filled theater games, original improv ideas and more, Drama Menu is a unique new resource for drama teachers. The book contains 158 exercises and activities, specially designed to make lesson planning easy and drama...



Privacy Policy / Terms of Service
© 2018 - activesocialbooks.com. All Rights Reserved.