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As You Like It: The 30-Minute Shakespeare

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As You Like It: The 30-Minute Shakespeare presents seven captivating scenes from this merry play. Rosalind, disguised as a man (“Ganymede”), “teaches” the art of romantic wooing to Orlando.

The cutting includes Jaques’ timeless “Seven Ages of Man” speech; Touchstone the Fool’s courtship of Audrey; and the hilarious love triangle between Silvius, Phebe, and Rosalind (as Ganymede). The entire cast joins in the delightful song “A Lover and His ...

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Overview

As You Like It: The 30-Minute Shakespeare presents seven captivating scenes from this merry play. Rosalind, disguised as a man (“Ganymede”), “teaches” the art of romantic wooing to Orlando.

The cutting includes Jaques’ timeless “Seven Ages of Man” speech; Touchstone the Fool’s courtship of Audrey; and the hilarious love triangle between Silvius, Phebe, and Rosalind (as Ganymede). The entire cast joins in the delightful song “A Lover and His Lass” to bring a rousing end to this charming comedy.

The edition includes helpful advice by Nick Newlin on how to put on a Shakespeare production in a high school class with novice actors, as well as tips for performing the specific play and recommendations for further resources.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781935550068
  • Publisher: Nicolo Whimsey Press
  • Publication date: 9/1/2010
  • Series: The 30-Minute Shakespeare Series
  • Pages: 72
  • Sales rank: 720,666
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Meet the Author


Nick Newlin: Nick Newlin has performed a juggling and variety act for international audiences for 23 years. Since 1996, he has conducted an annual Play Directing residency affiliated with the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, DC. Nick has a BA from Harvard University with Honors 1982 and an MA in Theater from The University of Maryland with an emphasis on Play Directing.
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  • Posted August 7, 2012

    Unreadable text.

    Unreadable text.

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  • Posted January 23, 2011

    Amazing

    It's one of his best comedies! Worth reading :)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 31, 2014

    Go to.....

    Hi I am doing a poll of what do you like over otheer things. You will find this poll if you look up girl can fly third result answer the questions and chose sides.

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    Posted April 18, 2014

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    Posted December 2, 2012

    open for reading this

    I am in hondura hahahaha

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 1, 2012

    One of the Bard's best.

    One of his best. A must read!!!!

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  • Posted August 30, 2012

    more from this reviewer

    ABDO's Magic Wagon "Graphic Shakespeare" series offers

    ABDO's Magic Wagon "Graphic Shakespeare" series offers a short brief look at 16 plays by the Bard. This title is included in set 2. Bright yellows and greensshowcase the female leads in the play while dark browns set apart the men. A page of text about the play complements the illustratons and a glossary is included. Useful as an introductory text. Thanks to Puget Sound Council for the review copy.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 10, 2012

    Cruddy

    Impossible to read

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  • Posted September 14, 2011

    Bad reproduction

    This is filled with typos and is a garbled mess

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 31, 2011

    Typos

    There are a lot of typos?

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  • Posted May 28, 2010

    I Also Recommend:

    One of the best

    I love this play. I read it with a Shakespeare class in college. We sat for a few hours and read thorugh the whole thing out loud and it was the best time I've ever had. If you're a fan of Shakespeare and good comedy, this is the play for you.

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