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King Richard III : Cambridge School Shakespeare - Rex Gibson

King Richard III

Cambridge School Shakespeare

By: Rex Gibson (Editor), Linzy Brady (Editor), Jane Coles (Editor), Vicki Wienand (Editor), Richard Andrews (Editor)


Published: 22nd January 2015
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An improved, larger-format edition of the Cambridge School Shakespeare plays, extensively rewritten, expanded and produced in an attractive new design. The Rex Gibson active approach to classroom Shakespeare enables students to inhabit Shakespeare's imaginative world in accessible and creative ways, sharing Shakespeare's love of language, interest in character and sense of theatre. Substantially revised and extended, classroom activities are thematically organised in distinctive stagecraft, writing, language, characters and themes features. Expanded endnotes include extensive essay-writing guidance for 'King Richard III' and Shakespeare, and extended glossaries are aligned with the play text for easy reference. Includes rich, exciting colour photos of global performances of 'King Richard III'. Further support material available at www.cambridgeschoolshakespeare.com

Introduction; Photo gallery; Shakespeare's history plays; The world of the play; List of characters; Act 1; Act 2; Act 3; Act 4; Act 5; Perspectives and themes; The contexts of King Richard III; Characters; The language of King Richard III; King Richard III in performance; Writing about Shakespeare; Writing about King Richard III; Royal family tree; Acknowledgements.

ISBN: 9781107615571
ISBN-10: 1107615577
Series: Cambridge School Shakespeare
Audience: Primary / High School
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 280
Published: 22nd January 2015
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 24.6 x 18.9  x 1.2
Weight (kg): 0.61
Edition Number: 3