Reduced Shakespeare: The Attention-Impaired Reader's Guide to the World's Best Playwright [Abridged]
Год издания: 2006Количество страниц: 256
L ove Shakespeare? Youll like this book. Hate Shakespeare? Youll love this book. From the theatrical company that has been cutting the Bard down to size for more than a dozen years comes a single volume boasting everything you always wanted to know about William Shakespeares life and workbut couldnt be bothered to ask. In one slim volume, Reduced Shakespeare delivers the plays, the life, and the legend in twelve easy pieces. Whats the theme of Hamlet? Poop or get off the pot. Whats essential preparation for an evening of outdoor Shakespeare? Bring lots of coffeeand use the bathroom before the show. Liberally sprinkled with lists, definitions, quizzes, essential vocabulary, and the Reduced Shakespeare Companys trademark irreverence and wit, this reduced handbook will delight enthusiasts, skeptics, and fledgling fans alike.