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Secrets of Acting Shakespeare The Original Approach

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ISBN-10: 0878300953

ISBN-13: 9780878300952

Edition: 2002

Authors: Patrick Tucker

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Patrick Tucker finds the key to acting Shakespeare in a rediscovered method. The trick is called the 'Platt': a cue script with only one actor's lines on it. When it is used, no one knows how the plot will develop.
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Book details

List price: $41.95
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 11/16/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 308
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

The Question
The Research
Starting Off
Preparations in Shakespeare's Time
Parts Played in One Afternoon
The Evidence
The Tomb Scene from The Tragedie of Romeo and Juliet
Rosalind, Celia--and the Duke
Viola, the Captaine--and the Saylors
Original Elizabethan Language
The Experiment
Cue Script Productions
The Performances
Actors' Responses
The Secrets
Prose and Poetry
Simple and Complex
Modes of Address
Iambic Pentameters
Verbal Conceits
Obedience to the Text
The Folio
The Folio Secrets
Folio Capitalization
Folio Lineage
Folio Punctuation
Folio Spelling
Understanding Through Acting
The Osc Checklist
Genealogical Table from Henry II to Edward III
Genealogical Table from Edward III to James I
Folio and Quarto versions of Romeo