A Year of Shakespeare

Re-living the World Shakespeare Festival
by Dr Paul Edmondson, Dr Paul Prescott & Dr Erin Sullivan
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Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Publication Date: April 06, 2015

ISBN: 9781474246279

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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A Year of Shakespeare gives a uniquely expert and exciting overview of the largest Shakespeare celebration the world has ever known: the World Shakespeare Festival 2012. This is the only book to describe and analyse each of the Festival's 73 productions in well-informed,lively reviews by eminent and up-and-coming scholars and critics from the UK and around the world. A rich resource of critical interest to all students, scholars and lovers of Shakespeare, the book also captures the excitement of this extraordinary event.

A Year of Shakespeare provides:
• a ground-breaking collection of Shakespearean reviews, covering all of the Festival's productions;
• a dynamic visual record through a wide range of production photographs;
• incisive analysis of the Festival's significance in the wider context of the Cultural Olympiad 2012.

All the world really is a stage, and it's time for curtain-up…