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Published: 05 April 2012

160 Pages


ISBN: 9780199593163

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Shakespeare and the Staging of English History

Janette Dillon

Oxford Shakespeare Topics

  • Allows students to picture the plays as staged in Shakespeare's theatre
  • Breaks down scenes into shorter units so that Shakespeare's dramatic techniques become visible
  • Chapters explore topics including the use of presenters or choric figures; the creation of horizontally and vertically divided stage pictures; and how bodies move, gesture, occupy space, and handle objects

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