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Shakespeare in production : whose history? / by H.R. Coursen.

  • Author

    Coursen, Herbert R.,

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  • Publisher

    Athens : Ohio University Press, 1996.

  • Subject

    Theater History

    Film adaptations History and criticism

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Dramatic production.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Film adaptations.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Stage history.

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  • Class

    Reading Room - 72.86/COU

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  • Physical description

    xiv, 287 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Bibliography, etc. note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [256]-276) and index. Formatted contents note: Contents: Whose history? -- Romeo and Juliet: a beautiful film for beautiful people? -- "What's there?": opening Hamlet on film -- What happens to The comedy of errors on television? -- Branagh's Much ado: art and popular culture? -- Sorting well with fierceness? History plays: 1993-94 -- Is Shakespeare's history our own? On stage in the 1990s. Uk-SuSCL. Contents: "Truth, a pebble of quartz?" Hamlet in 1994 I. Shakespeare Company and Orlando -- "Seems, Madam?": Hamlet in 1994 II. Stratford (Ontario), Ashland, and London -- "You would be king of the isle?": the tyranny of design: 1994 -- Conclusion: "What, out of this, my lord?" Uk-SuSCL.