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The 30-Minute Shakespeare
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The 30-Minute Shakespeare
SKU: 305000
Makes the Bard's plays
accessible, performable, and fun!

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Now anyone, regardless of their experience level, can put on a Shakespeare play that keeps the beauty of the language intact, but makes it easy to perform and easily understandable. The 30-Minute Shakespeare series is a must have for teachers, youth leaders, and adults performing Shakespeare.

Through his thirteen years of working as a director-in-residence in DC public high schools under the auspices of the Folger Shakespeare Library, Nick Newlin has created thirty-minute edits of Shakespeare's plays, complete with stage directions and character suggestions that can be performed by groups of fifteen to thirty young people. Mr. Newlin approaches his texts with the mind of a scholar, the eye of a performer, and the sensibility of a director.

The 30-Minute Shakespeare series includes:

Romeo and Juliet    ISBN: 9781935550013
 
A Midsummer Night's Dream   ISBN: 9781935550006
 
Macbeth     ISBN: 9781935550020
 
Much Ado About Nothing        ISBN: 9781935550037
 
The Merry Wives of Windsor   ISBN: 9781935550051
  
Twelfth Night        ISBN: 9781935550044
 
As You Like It       ISBN: 9781935550068
 
Love Labor's Lost  ISBN: 9781935550075
 
King Lear     ISBN: 9781935550099
 
Othello        ISBN: 9781935550105
 
Comedy of Errors   ISBN: 9781935550082
 
Henry IV Part 1     ISBN: 9781935550112
 
Hamlet        ISBN: 9781935550242
 
Two Gentlemen of Verona   ISBN: 9781935550259
 
Julius Caesar  ISBN: 9781935550297
 
The Tempest  ISBN: 9781935550280
 
 
Each edition includes a preface by Nick Newlin, containing helpful advice on how to put on a Shakespeare performance in a high school class with novice actors, as well as an appendix with suggestions for the specific play and recommendations for further resources. Performance rights Included.
Newlin, Nick, editor. Trade Paperback. Nicolo Whimsey Press.  64-80 pages.


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