Shakespeare and the Theatre

Shakespeare and the Theatre

by Jane Shuter
     
 

Did you know that the only known purpose-built theaters in Shakespeare's England were in London and Bristol? Or that only boys and men could become actors? This fascinating book outlines the world of the theater in which William Shakespeare wrote and did business, from outdoor and indoor theaters, the life of an actor, and touring, to how plays were written, funded

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Overview

Did you know that the only known purpose-built theaters in Shakespeare's England were in London and Bristol? Or that only boys and men could become actors? This fascinating book outlines the world of the theater in which William Shakespeare wrote and did business, from outdoor and indoor theaters, the life of an actor, and touring, to how plays were written, funded, and staged.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781432996345
Publisher:
Heinemann-Raintree
Publication date:
01/01/2014
Series:
Shakespeare Alive Series
Pages:
64
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile:
970L (what's this?)
Age Range:
12 - 16 Years

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