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Shakespeare for young people : productions, versions and adaptations / Abigail Rokison.

  • Author

    Rokison-Woodall, Abigail

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    London : Continuum, 2013.

  • Subject

    Shakespeare, William 1564-1616 Dramatic production.

    Shakespeare, William 1564-1616 Adaptations.

    Shakespeare, William 1564-1616 Study and teaching.

Contents: Full-scale stage productions for young people -- Shakespeare on film: Baz Luhrmann's William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet (1996), Michael Almereyda's Hamlet (2000) and Christine Edzard's The children's A midsummer night's dream (2001) -- 'Shakespeare stories': prose narratives and picture books -- Shakespeare and the graphic novel -- Cut-down stage versions for young children -- Shakespeare: the animated tales -- Novel adaptations of Shakespeare: Hamlet -- Original plays based on Shakespeare -- Film adaptations of Shakespeare: 'Romeo and Juliet the cartoon' and 'High school dreams'.