Acting in Shakespeare / Edition 2 available in Paperback
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- Smith & Kraus, Inc.
� Actors often find Shakespearean language and customs unusual and intimidating. Acting in Shakespeare relates Shakespearean acting to real-life, contemporary situations and common acting theory, helping actors realize that performing Shakespeare is well within their grasp.
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