A midsummer night's dream


Author: William Shakespeare,John C. Crowther

Publisher: Spark Notes

ISBN: 9781586638481

Category: Drama

Page: 192

View: 2225

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with marginal notes and explanations and full descriptions of each character.

Shakespeare and Youth Culture


Author: J. Hulbert,K. Wetmore Jr.,R. York,Kevin J. Wetmore Jr.

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 0230105246

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 249

View: 9845

This book explores the appropriation of Shakespeare by youth culture and the expropriation of youth culture in the manufacture and marketing of 'Shakespeare'. Considering the reduction, translation and referencing of the plays and the man, the volume examines the confluence between Shakepop and rock, rap, graphic novels, teen films and pop psychology.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

A critical guide


Author: Regina Buccola

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1441179798

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 226

View: 5390

A Midsummer Night's Dream is one of Shakespeare's most widely studied comedies. This guide offers students an introduction to its critical and performance history, including notable stage productions, TV, and film versions as well as opera and ballet. It includes a keynote chapter outlining major areas of current research on the play and four new critical essays. Finally, a guide to critical, web-based and production-related resources and an annotated bibliography provide a basis for further individual research.

Edinburgh Companion to Shakespeare and the Arts


Author: Mark Thornton Burnett

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

ISBN: 0748649344

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 588

View: 5469

This authoritative and innovative volume explores the place of Shakespeare in relation to a wide range of artistic practices and activities, past and present.

The Works of Shakespeare: The tempest. A midsummer night's dream. Two gentlemen of Verona. Merry wives of Windsor. Measure for measure. -v. 2. Much ado about nothing. The merchant of Venice. Love's labour's lost. As you like it. Taming of the shrew.-v. 3. All's well, that ends well. Twelfth night. The comedy of errors. The winter-night's tale. The life and death of King John.-v. 4. King Richard II. King Henry IV, pt. 1-2. King Henry V. King Henry VI, pt. 1.-v. 5. King Henry VI, pt. 2-3. King Richard III. King Henry VIII.-v. 6. King Lear. Timon of Athens. Titus Andronicus. Macbeth. Coriolanus.-v. 7. Julius Caesar. Antony and Cleopatra. Cymbeline. Troilus and Cressida.-v. 8. Romeo and Juliet. Hamlet. Othello. An index


Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: N.A



Page: N.A

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A Midsummer Nights Dream

Side by Sides


Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: Prestwick House Inc

ISBN: 1580495141

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 174

View: 5485

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version.