Macbeth (Shakespeare in Production Series)

Macbeth (Shakespeare in Production Series)

by William Shakespeare
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521534828

ISBN-13: 9780521534826

Pub. Date: 02/29/2004

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The shortest of Shakespeare's tragedies, Macbeth is compressed, complex and ambiguous and has been interpreted in various ways. This Introduction describes major productions and performers that include David Garrick, Sarah Siddons, Henry Irving, Ellen Terry and Laurence Olivier. A detailed commentary accompanying the play's text describes how specific episodes and

Overview

The shortest of Shakespeare's tragedies, Macbeth is compressed, complex and ambiguous and has been interpreted in various ways. This Introduction describes major productions and performers that include David Garrick, Sarah Siddons, Henry Irving, Ellen Terry and Laurence Olivier. A detailed commentary accompanying the play's text describes how specific episodes and passages have been interpreted in the theater.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521534826
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
02/29/2004
Series:
Shakespeare in Production Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
229
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.51(d)

Table of Contents

List of illustrations; Series editor's preface; Acknowledgements; List of productions; Introduction; Macbeth and commentary; Bibliography; Index.

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