Understanding Shakespeare: his stagecraft

United Kingdom, 1971

Film
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Designed to show that the physical properties of the Elizabethan theatre materially affected the work of Elizabethan dramatists. Illustrates the features of the 16th century theatres. Extracts from Shakespeare’s plays are performed on a reconstruction of the stage of the Glove Theatre, showing the use of dramatic techniques.

Credits

director

W. Hugh Baddeley

production company

Murtin Productions

Gateway Educational Films

Language

English

Duration

00:24:20:00

Colour

Colour

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