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Essential Shakespeare

Performance - Spoken Word
Unabridged   2.25 hour(s)
Publication date: 10/10/2005

Essential Shakespeare

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An instructional as well as enjoyable introduction to Shakespeare, with commentary and great performances of famous scenes and sonnets.

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Product Description

Experience some of the most thrilling poetry and drama in world literature. This unique collection includes two sonnets and famous scenes from 11 of Shakespeare's plays: Macbeth, Othello, Twelfth Night, As You Like It, Romeo and Juliet, Much Ado About Nothing, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Richard II, Henry V, Cymbeline, and The Merry Wives of Windsor. Each scene is performed by well-known actors; each is prefaced with an introduction that highlights the main themes of the play, summarizes the plot, and describes the scene you are about to hear.