Twelfth Night (The RSC Shakespeare) (Paperback)

Twelfth Night (The RSC Shakespeare) (Paperback)

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 notes 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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