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Theatre in Video

Theatre in Video


DVDs in the Lakeshore Library

 Changes Stages (6 discs) PN2595 .C493 2000

Shakespeare, drama's DNA
Irish theatre, raw bones and poetry
America, Broadway and dramatic realism
Looking back, British Theatre, two wars later
Between Beckett and Brecht
The future of theater, but is it art?

Playing Shakespeare (4 discs) PR3091.P58 2009

The Royal Shakespeare Company's John Barton holds master classes featuring

  • Judi Dench
  • Ian McKellen
  • Patrick Stewart
  • Ben Kingsley
  • David Suchet

featuring these topics:

Preparing to Perform Shakespeare
Set Speeches, Soliloquies
Speaking Shakespearean Verse
Rehearsing the Text
Poetry & Hidden Poetry
Language & Character
Using the Verse
Irony & Ambiguity
Passion & Coolness

7 Faces of Robert Lepage PN2309 .A23 2000z

Lepage discusses how he works with actors and other members of his troupe