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Shakespeare"s Ladies

A Second Book of Speeches for Women from Shakespeare"s Plays

by Dick Dotterer

  • 53 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Dramaline Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Shakespeare studies & criticism,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Scenes and Monologues,
  • Women In English Literature,
  • Plays / Drama,
  • English,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Shakespeare,
  • Drama,
  • Acting,
  • Auditions,
  • Monologues,
  • Women

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8421011M
    ISBN 100940669196
    ISBN 109780940669192

    William Shakespeare - William Shakespeare - Shakespeare’s sources: With a few exceptions, Shakespeare did not invent the plots of his plays. Sometimes he used old stories (Hamlet, Pericles). Sometimes he worked from the stories of comparatively recent Italian writers, such as Giovanni Boccaccio—using both well-known stories (Romeo and Juliet, Much Ado About Nothing) and little .   The Gap of Time, by Jeanette Winterson. Inspired by: The Winter’s of Shakespeare’s more difficult plays (to defend and enjoy), The Winter’s Take seems like a tough sell for a reworking in a modern novel, but Winterson’s transformation of sexual subtext into text slams this story into high gear. Hedge fund manager Leo has an unspoken sexual spark with video game designer Author: Jeff Somers.

    Welcome to Shakespeare’s words. Explore. Shakespeare’s works. like never before. Virus Alert For Teachers. If your school is closed and you are doing online Shakespeare teaching to students at home. Ask us for an emergency code. This will give home-based students free access until the end of term. A Midsummer Night’s Dream Last month, I suggested that William Shakespeare had two major love affairs in his life. The first was with his ‘White’ lady, who helped to inspire his ‘fair’ female characters, such as Bianca (The Taming of the Shrew) and Helena (A Midsummer Night’s Dream).). The model for these saintly ‘White’ ladies was almost certainly ‘Annam Whateley de Author: Simon Stirling.

    Shakespeare wrote at least 38 plays and over short and long poems, many of which are considered to be the finest ever written in English. His works have been translated into every major living language, and some others besides (the Folger's holdings include translations in Esperanto and Klingon), and nearly years after his death, they continue to be performed around the world. William Shakespeare’s Hamlet by Bruce Coville, illustrated by Leonid Gore. This book is a credit to Shakespeare, deeply beautiful in the sad telling of the tale and in Leonid Gore’s dark, nebulous illustrations, in acrylics and pastel. In all the darkness and expressive melancholy, it takes hold of the humor and lightness in the play.


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Shakespeare's Ladies: A Second Book of Speeches for Women from Shakespeare's Plays by Dick Dotterer (Editor)Format: Paperback.

When Shakespeare's Ladies Meet - Acting Edition Paperback – October 1, by Charles George (Author) out of 5 stars 4 ratings See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions/5(4). Five of Shakespeares heroines gather to give Juliet advice on love. They throw out some of their famous lines, but its mostly a thinly veiled morality play advising girls to be like Juliet and marry young/5.

Shakespeare’s presentation of women in his plays demonstrates his feelings about women and their roles in society. Looking at the types of female roles in Shakespeare demonstrates that women had less freedom than their male counterparts in Shakespeare's time.

It's well known that women weren't allowed on the stage during Shakespeare's active : Lee Jamieson. So, when life gives you lemons read Shakespeare. Here are a few pearls of widsom/withering putdowns we’ve taken on board from The Bard’s leading ladies.

‘Art. Getting dressed in Shakespeare's time The poorer people dressed in simpler clothes. However, if you could afford it, you would wear very fancy clothes indeed.

People judged you by what you wore. Many people went into debt trying to impress others. Both boys and girls wore long dresses until they could go to the bathroom by themselves. Then they. 13 Shakespeare-Inspired Young Adult Novels.

By Julia Seales. Will Shakespeare makes an appearance, and the book references several other plays that Shakespeare fans will pick : Julia Seales. 'This compelling and original book enriches and complicates the history of Shakespeare’s reputation.

Fiona Ritchie expands traditional notions of literary criticism Shakespeares Ladies book the printed page to include play-going, patronage and performance, at the same time introducing new evidence of the range and depth of women’s cultural work in the eighteenth century.'Cited by: Shakespeare's Ladies A Second Book of Speeches for Women From Shakespeare's Plays (Book): Shakespeare, William: Features a collection of speeches for women edited from the works of William Shakespeare, with informative introduction.

Civil Liberty Radical; Shakespeare Abstract This paper explains Shakespeare radical view of women compared to that of his time period.

First the view of the time period based on what women were and were not allowed to do, and the dynamics between man and woman played out. The paper develops through the use plays written by Shakespeare; Hamlet.

Sennet sounded. Enter MACBETH, as king, LADY MACBETH, as queen, LENNOX, ROSS, Lords, Ladies, and Attendants. MACBETH Here's our chief guest. LADY MACBETH If he had been forgotten, It had been as a gap in our great feast, And all-thing unbecoming. MACBETH To-night we hold a solemn supper sir, And I'll request your presence.

BANQUO Let your highness. Shakespeare's sworn duty now involved pleasing His Majesty, and so the Weird Sisters came into being. The origins of these spooky sisters are first recorded in Hollinshed's work Chronicles Of.

Shakespeare, in a form so simple that children can understand and enjoy them, was the object had in view by the author of these Beautiful Stories from Shakespeare. And that the youngest readers may not stumble in pronouncing any unfamiliar names to be met with in the stories, the editor has prepared and.

William Shakespeare (Ap (baptism)–d. Ap ) was an English poet and playwright and is considered a key member of the English literature canon. Shakespeare's work includes sonnets and 38 plays; while his earlier plays were comedies and histories, his later work focused on tragedy (e.g.

"Macbeth"). William Shakespeare, English poet, dramatist, and actor often called the English national poet and considered by many to be the greatest dramatist of all time.

list of plays by Shakespeare This is an alphabetically ordered list of plays by William Shakespeare. They are lists of books that have struck me personally, and which I think are of appeal to more than just an academic specialist.

I’ve stuck to books exclusively on Shakespeare, so great critics like Bridget Gellert Lyons and Wilbur Sanders are omitted. Jonathan. PETER and other SERVINGMEN come forward with napkins. When good manners shall lie all in one or two men’s hands, and they unwashed too, ’tis a foul thing.

We can’t be in two places at once, both here and there. Cheers, boys. Be quick for a while and let the one who lives the longest take.

William Shakespeare Books First Editions & Rare Book, Beautifully bound individual books and collected works of William Shakespeare. Shakespeare is regarded as the greatest writer in the English language, and probably the best-known figure in all of world literature.

His poetry was published first, while very few of his plays were published. Shakespeare and Women situates Shakespeare's female characters in multiple historical contexts, ranging from the early modern England in which they originated to the contemporary Western world in which our own encounters with them are staged.

In so doing, this book seeks to challenge currently prevalent views of Shakespeare's women-both the women he depicted in his /5(6). Get this from a library. Shakespeare's ladies: a second book of speeches for women from Shakespeare's plays.

[William Shakespeare; Dick Dotterer]. Antony and Cleopatra, Antony and Cleopatra So, yes, these people are kind of hold on. There’s a reason we still tell their story, thousands of years later.

It’s Shakespeare’s best depiction of a romance taking place at the center of state politics, constraints that would challenge the survival of any relationship. This book first appeared inand contains twelve of Shakespeare's plays.

The retellings are almost re-imaginings of the plays as miniature novels. Garfield's style is, as always, brisk.The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written in approximatelyand based on the Italian short story "Un Capitano Moro" ("A Moorish Captain") by Cinthio, a disciple of Boccaccio, first published in